Shane is the current CEO of the Aboriginal Health Council of SA Ltd (AHCSA), the peak body for the Aboriginal Community Controlled Health and Substance Misuse Services across South Australia. Shane has experience in Aboriginal health as a Registered Nurse and Senior Executive in Government, University and Non-Government Organisations spanning 30 years in South Australia and interstate.
Shane has a passion for the Aboriginal Community Controlled Health sector and is strongly committed to improving the health and well-being status of Aboriginal people. He is a strong supporter of collaborative research projects that are Aboriginal led, owned and driven to provide positive outcomes for the Aboriginal Community. He’s also strongly driven to advance employment for all Aboriginal people especially Aboriginal Health Workers and Practitioners.
Shane is the Chairperson for Nunkuwarrin Yunti of SA Inc. and an inaugural Director for the Riverland Mallee Coorong Local Health Network Board. Shane is also a Member of the Speech Pathology Australia, Aboriginal Committee, and AHCSA’s Member on the South Australian Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisation Network.