Anthony Haycock (MB, ChB, PGDip IH, CMInst.D) is a medical practitioner with wide ranging experience and expertise gained from his on-going involvement in the NZ health sector. Roles have included General Practice (GP) medicine, project management, health publishing and health planning consultancy.
He is currently a health planning adviser to Medispace – a NZ company which specializes in the development of healthcare facilities.
His governance experience includes directorships in the Not-for-Profit sector and for private NZ companies. He is also a former elected board member of the Waikato DHB.
Marion Guy (RN, PGDip, Master of Nursing, QSO, MInstD) is a registered nurse with 30 years of experience in the health sector, mainly in Primary Health Care. She has had a number of governance roles which include a member of the National Health Board, President of the New Zealand Nurses Organisation and Board member of the International Council of Nurses. Marion is an elected member of the Bay of Plenty DHB and a board member of the Western Bay of Plenty PHO. She also works in general practice and the out-patients department at Tauranga Hospital. Marion was awarded the Queens Service Order in 2010 for her services to Nursing.
Robyn Byers (BA, MA (Hons), DipClinPsych, DipEd, Cert Health Mgmt, MinstD) is a Clinical Psychologist with extensive experience as a clinician, manager and auditor in Mental Health, Addictions and Mental Health of the Older Person. As General Manager, she was responsible for planning and funding, service provision, monitoring and audit for Mental Health Promotion, Primary Mental Health, Specialist Mental Health and Non-Government Organisations in Nelson Marlborough. She also taught Social Sciences and Health Management at NMIT School of Nursing for 14 years. She currently works as Quality Consultant and Auditor. Robyn has extensive regional and national involvement on various working parties and reference groups for the Ministry of Health and regional governance bodies, in addition to 12 years as a Trustee of the Mental Health Foundation.
Andrew Dickerson ( BBS, MMgt, MInstD) has worked in hospitals and the health sector for 34 years and has been a member of Accuro for most of this time. He was elected to the Canterbury District Health Board in 2007, and re-elected in 2010, 2013 and 2016.
He currently Chairs the Board’s Hospital Advisory Committee and is also a member of the Quality, Finance, Audit & Risk Committee and the Facilities Committee. Andrew has served on many not-for-profit boards and was previously the Chief Executive of an NGO.
His current community work includes being Chair of the University of Otago Healthcare for the Elderly Education Trust and a Trustee of the Māia Health Foundation.
Toni Ferrier (LLB (Hons), MInstD) is an experienced senior Executive with extensive legal and financial services experience and Governance experience. She spent a number of years on the Executive at Wesfarmers Insurance (Lumley) and most recently at Crombie Lockwood.
Toni is a Commissioner on the Board of the NZ Earthquake Commission and is a Shareholder/Director on the Board of a SaaS business expanding internationally.
Toni has proven ability in leading businesses through a wide range of challenges: turnarounds, step change, disaster response and rapid growth. She currently runs her own independent consultancy business “Purposely” which focusses on providing contract support in these areas.
Toni brings to the Accuro Board capability in organisational change, strategic planning/delivery, leadership, stakeholder management, risk and compliance.
She is a current member of the Institute of Directors of New Zealand
Karolyn Kerr (PhD, FACHI, RGON) is director and owner of Illuminare. Illuminare provides data management, data governance and data quality strategic planning services to a range of clients, including government and private organisations. Karolyn began her career as a nurse, training in New Zealand and the UK and specialised in Coronary Care nursing and research before studying Health Informatics. Having completed a Masters in Telehealth, Karolyn began working at the Ministry of Health. Here she completed a PhD in data quality, developing a national strategy for data quality for the health sector. Karolyn was Chair of Health Informatics New Zealand and is the current New Zealand representative on the Council of the Australasian College of Health Informatics and a Fellow of the organisation.
Edward Schuck (PhD, CMInst.D) is principal of Fidato Advisory, a provider of investment advisory and management consulting services to institutional investors and wealth management businesses in New Zealand. Ed is also chairman of the Board of Trustees of the National Provident Fund and the licensed independent trustee of the MFL Mutual Fund and the SIL Superannuation Scheme with collective assets of $700 million.
Prior to starting Fidato in 2009, Ed was managing director of Russell Investments in New Zealand, a global provider of investment advice and asset management services. Ed joined Russell in late 1999 after a six-year period as a senior lecturer in a senior lecturer in finance and investment at the University of Auckland.