Our people: We’re all here to help more Kiwis beat bowel cancer

Read on to learn more about our hard-working team, board members, medical advisors and patron

Our Board

Trisha Cooney
Annika Lim
Deputy Chair
Louisa Graham
Kevin Jones
Peter Krijger
Rachel Afeaki Taumoepeau
Sarah Derrett
Stefan Corbett

Medical Advisors

Frank Frizelle
Professor of Colorectal Surgery, Christchurch Hospital and Editor in Chief, NZ Medical Journal
Sue Crengle
GP, Public Health Physician and an Associate Professor (Hauora Māori) at Otago Medical School
Alasdair Patrick
Gastroenterologist who consults at both Auckland’s Middlemore Hospital and in private practice in Remuera.
Dr Damianovich
Dragan Damianovich is a Medical Oncologist at Auckland Hospital and Auckland Oncology.

Our Team

Rebekah Heal
General Manager
Mary Bradley
Communications and Funding Manager
Lana Brannigan
Grants and Database Coordinator
Loren Quarrie
Team Administrator

Our Patron

Hugh Fletcher
Former CEO, Fletcher Challenge - Our patron since 2014