Our Board

The original Trust Deeds of the foundation provide for a maximum of five directors to oversee the foundation’s activities. More recently, an incorporated body, the Werribee District Hospital Foundation Ltd, was appointed as Trustee and today we still celebrate the involvement of Nik Tsardakis as an inaugural director of the foundation.

The majority of directors must reside in the City of Wyndham and all must be persons of high standing by virtue of their past or present profession or reputation.  Current Directors of the Foundation are:

 

Dr Jason Goh
Chairman
Jason has been a resident of Point Cook since 2011, and is the Director of Medical Services (Workforce) at Monash Health. A passionate advocate for public health in the city of Wyndham, Jason is also a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators.

 

Daniel McDonald
Treasurer
Daniel McDonald has been living in the region for many years. Daniel enjoys giving back to the community and has volunteer with various other community organisations. Daniel is Managing Director, McDonald Bolog law firm.

 

Dr Callum Scott
Secretary 
A finance broker and former lecturer at the University of Melbourne, Callum is originally from Scotland and has lived in Wyndham since 1989. Callum served as an Officer at the RAAF, based at Laverton and Point Cook. Callum is currently a Chair of Manor Court Werribee Aged Care Ltd and Treasurer of the Rotary Club of Hoppers Crossing.

 

Nicole Whiting
Director
Nicole was born, raised and educated in Werribee. Her father Peter Nation ran a successful business in the town and mother was a nurse at Werribee District Hospital laying a strong foundation and work ethic. Nicole is the Perioperative Educator at Mercy Health  and also a tutor for Australian College of Nursing.

 

Mr Nik Tsardakis
Director
Inaugural Director of the Werribee Hospital Foundation, Nik Tsardakis also has fifteen years experience as Director (Past Chairman) in residential aged care and a thirty-seven year working career in banking, capital markets and financial services. Nik is passionate about the availability and quality of local public health care in Wyndham.

 

Nicole Ali
Director
Nicole  was born and raised in the western suburbs and has been actively involved in a variety of school and sporting communities. For over a decade Nicole has been working for Mercy Health caring for adults with a mental illness and is currently Mercy Mental Health Programs Senior Psychiatric Nurse.

 

Rishi Prabhakar
Director

Rishi is a Director of Smart Loan Providers and Principal for Smart Professionals Group, he is a Qualified Accountant CPA and Mortgage Broker. Rishi has a Masters of Accounting from Central Queensland University, he holds positions as Executive Committee Member or Treasurer for a number of  Not-For-Profit organizations including Melbourne’s biggest Hindu Temple “Sri Durga Temple”, “Australia India Sports Council”, also Co-Founder of “Forum for Indian Australians”, and is involved in various community projects to support art and culture. He is also a community activist, who has been involved with various initiatives for our community.