Joint Relations Executive (JRE)

The JRE of Auckland DHB & University of Auckland provides institutional oversite and guidance, in addition to directing AAHA’s strategic direction.

Joint chairs:

  • Professor John Fraser, Dean, University of Auckland – Medical and Health Sciences
  • Doctor Margaret Wilsher, Chief Medical Officer Auckland DHB

Other members:

  • Ms Ailsa Claire, Chief Executive, Auckland DHB
  • Mr Terry Dickson, Director Finance, University of Auckland – Medical and Health Sciences
  • Ms Margaret Dotchin, Director Nursing, Auckland DHB
  • Associate Professor Judy Kilpatrick, Head School of Nursing, University of Auckland -Medical and Health Sciences
  • Professor Alan Merry, HoS Medicine, University of Auckland – Medical and Health Sciences
  • Mr Bruce Northey, Legal Counsel, Auckland DHB
  • Ms Megan Putterill, Strategic Engagement, Auckland Academic Health Alliance
  • Professor Ian Reid, Deputy Dean, University of Auckland – Medical and Health Sciences
  • Mr Richard Swain, Director Operations, University of Auckland – Medical and Health Sciences
  • Ms Sue Waters, Chief Health Professions Officer, Auckland DHB