The HMRI Board oversees the management and strategic direction of HMRI. It comprises three independent Directors from each of HMRI’s principal partners, Hunter New England Local Health District, the University of Newcastle and the Community. The Chair of the Board is a community appointment, while the Chair of the HMRI Foundation and the Director of HMRI are also offered a position on the HMRI Board.

Chair

Kyle Loades
Chair, HMRI Board and Non-Executive Director – HMRI (community)

Directors

Professor Mike Calford - HMRI
Institute Director
Non-Executive Director - HMRI (HNELHD)
Professor John Wiggers
Non-Executive Director - HMRI (HNELHD)
Non-Executive Director - HMRI (HNELHD)
Professor Alex Zelinsky AO
Non-Executive Director - HMRI (University of Newcastle)
Professor Janet Nelson
Non-Executive Director – HMRI (University of Newcastle)
Professor Zee Upton
Non-Executive Director – HMRI (University of Newcastle)
Kirsten Mulley
Non-Executive Director – HMRI (Community)
Scott Walkom
Non-Executive Director – HMRI (Community) | Chair, HMRI Foundation
Non-Executive Director – HMRI (Community)
Claire Drelincourt
Chief Operating Officer and Company Secretary