Chris Gibbs
Chief Executive Officer
Chris values his position as the inaugural CEO of MHPN since August 2008. Chris Gibbs has held significant leadership roles in the public health sector (Melbourne Health), the Victorian Public Service and the community services sector.
Belinda McDowall
Executive Assistant
Belinda values learning about the positive ways MHPN is helping to change people’s lives through facilitating collaboration between health care professionals.
Jacqui O'Loughlin
National Networks Program Manager
Jacqui began her time at MHPN in 2012 as a Project Officer within the networks team. In her nine years with MHPN, Jacqui has moved to the role of Team Leader in the networks team; and was more recently appointed the National Networks Program Manager.
Trevor Donegan
Finance Manager & Company Secretary
Since the inception of MHPN in 2008, Trevor has held the role of finance manager and as of 2019, Trevor has also held the role of Company Secretary. Trevor has extensive experience managing finances at organisations across the health and not-for-profit sectors.
Julie Middleton
Online Professional Development Senior Project Officer
Julie joined MHPN in 2015 and currently holds the position of Senior Project Officer within MHPN's online professional development program. Since joining MHPN Julie has developed MHPN’s Department of Health funded webinar program and worked closely with many organisations to develop partnership webinars on important topics in the areas of alcohol and other drugs (AOD), borderline personality disorder (BPD), and children’s mental health to name a few.
Nicky Bisogni
Online Professional Development Program Senior Project Officer
Nicky is a social worker who has worked in a range of roles including but not limited to direct service provision, program management and design, training development and delivery. All of her roles have been in mental health across a range of settings - community and primary care included. Nicky first joined MHPN in 2009 working within the network team, she later helped establish and maintain the webinar program and she currently works in the podcast arm.
Elaine Leong
Communications Manager
Elaine joined MHPN in 2018 and currently holds the position of Communications Manager. In her current role, Elaine works with program leaders to oversee the design, implementation, and evaluation of MHPN's strategic communication plan. Elaine also works collaboratively with the communications team and Project Officers within the networks program to ensure the continuous improvement of our broader digital strategy.