Chief Executive Officer
Mark Brooke has over 25 executive experience leading a diverse range of organisations in the Not For Profit and For Purpose sectors including inaugural CEO of HeartKids Limited, CEO of Asthma Australia, CEO of Playgroup Queensland and leadership roles at Police Citizens Youth Clubs in both Queensland and New South Wales. He is focused on leading client-centric and sustainable charities that are closely connected to the communities they serve.
Mark believes that the best way for organisations to achieve impact for their clients is to apply sound commercial principles, to ensure a reliable revenue stream and good governance. His success is built on the collaborative development of a high level strategy for an organisation, which has enabled me to effectively address structural and historical inefficiencies.
Mark has qualifications in business and strives to lead by empowering excellence in his staff and by harnessing the community’s energy and support behind a united vision.
Phone: 0417 076 090
General Manager, Operations
Chris Emery is a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 20 years of experience working in the not-for-profit sector. Chris joined Lung Foundation Australia in 2009 as the Director of Operations and is responsible for finance, IT, administration, Human Resources and Treasury. He was also appointed as the Company Secretary for Lung Foundation Australia in 2016. Chris holds a Bachelor of Commerce, is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
General Manager COPD
Kelcie joined Lung Foundation Australia in January 2018 as General Manager of the COPD National Program. Kelcie oversees the delivery of a range of COPD programs and services, including education and training (consumer and clinical), pulmonary exercise, clinical guidelines (COPD-X) and a PHN funded COPD project focused on workforce capacity building within the Murray region (VIC). She is a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist by background and maintains her clinical competencies whilst working at LFA. She is passionate about consumer focused health-care and has diverse experience in the not-for-profit sector. Her strong project management skills and in-depth knowledge of the health system and health policy help her deliver responsive programs and services which are grounded in an evidence-based approach to chronic disease management. Kelcie holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Speech Pathology and a Certificate in Project Management.
General Manager Research
Janet Moore joined Lung Foundation Australia in October 2017, bringing over 20 years of national and international healthcare and clinical research experience from the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Her strong business acumen, healthcare management and clinical trials skillset will play a key role in elevating the research profile of the Lung Foundation Australia over the coming years. Through her ‘warrior’ spirit, Janet aims to make research matter for our key stakeholders, friends of the Foundation and community we serve. Janet holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Bachelor of Nursing and is a Graduate of Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD).
Senior Manager – Marketing and Communications
Angela joined Lung Foundation Australia in 2018, bringing with her over ten years of marketing and communications experience across multiple industries. She is responsible for the development and delivery of branding, media relations, marketing and communication strategies that will increase the profile of Lung Foundation Australia, and raise awareness of lung health and lung diseases. Angela holds a Bachelor of Creative Industries with Majors in Journalism and Creative Writing.
Senior Manager – Fundraising
Mary Bishop is an experienced marketing and fundraising professional with over 20 years of experience working both nationally and internationally. Mary joined Lung Foundation Australia in 2015 as the Fundraising Manager and is responsible for building a robust team within the fundraising program to ensure we have sustainable revenue to support the work of the Foundation long into the future. Mary holds a Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology), Postgrad Diploma in Marketing and Business Management, and an Executive Certificate in Events Management.