CMANZ National Executive

President - Leigh Bell | Cardiomyopathy Association Australia

Leigh Bell


Leigh joined the Board of the CMANZ in late 2022. She is a long term cardiomyopathy patient, having been diagnosed with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy...

Vice President - Mary Smith

Mary Smith

Vice President

Mary became Vice President of the CMANZ in 2023. Her health journey includes Dilated Cardiomyopathy, Heart Failure, being a patient...

Secretary - Rosanna Kirn

Rosanna Kirn


Rosanna joined the board of the CMANZ in 2023. With over 20 years experience in developing and implementing practical strategies across learning, employee..

Treasurer - Shelley Kerr

Shelley Kerr


Shelley joined the CMANZ Board in 2023. She has a professional background in public health, program management and business development, holding leadership roles...

Indigenous Liaison Officer - Christine Wilson

Christine Wilson

Indigenous Liaison Officer

Christine joined the board of the CMANZ in 2023. She is a PR, communications and advocacy professional with strong experience across a number of sectors...

Director - Kerry Shaddick

Kerry Shaddick


Kerry served on the CMANZ board from 2014 to 2018, and joined again at the 2023 AGM. During her original tenure, Kerry actively engaged with patients and their families...

Julian Genn - Director

Julian Genn


Julian joined the Board of CMANZ in late 2023. He is a high-level corporate executive and qualified lawyer based out of Brisbane. One of his wife’s best friends who was a...

Donna Harrison - Director

Donna Harrison


Donna joined the Board in 2023. She brings a unique blend of life experiences and strong commitment to our mission. In 2008, she was diagnosed with hypertrophic...

Bronwyn Stewart - Director

Bronwyn Stewart


Bronwyn re-joined the Board of the CMANZ in 2023, after originally serving from 2014 - 2018. She has a deep understanding of the benefits a group such as the CMANZ brings...

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