Pika Wiya Health Service Aboriginal Corporation values having a diverse Board Member group. The Pika Wiya Board of Directors is comprised of the Chairperson, Member Directors and Non-Member Director from all the Pika Wiya service region. Our current Board are Aileen Shannon (Chairperson), Teresa Brady, Alwyn McKenzie, Reginald Reid, Eric Brown, Craig Fullerton, Barb Amos, Roger Johnson, Eric Brown, Sam Johnson.
Aileen Shannon is an Adnyamathanha and Yankunytjatjara woman from the Flinders Ranges and north-western pastoral areas of South Australia.
My name is Teresa Brady, I am an Adnyamathana / Yankunytjatjara / Dieri / Yarrawakka woman and I live at Copley. I was born in (old) Leigh Creek but travelled between Copley and Amata throughout my childhood life as culture/Identity was a principal part of my upbringing.
My name is Alwyn McKenzie, I am an Adnyamathanha, Yankantjatara man and I live on Davenport Community. I have served on the Pika Wiya Board of Directors since 2019. I have a long history of working in community planning and development, promoting social justice, Aboriginal leadership, Aboriginal self-development, and managing community businesses.
Bio coming soon.
Independent Non-member Director
I am currently employed as the CEO of Flinders Ranges Council and have previously worked as General Manager of Business Services at Central Australian Aboriginal Congress. I have served on many committees and been heavily involved with several boards, specifically Aboriginal boards in Central Australia. I have a good understanding of corporate governance (and specifically in relation to meeting ORIC requirements), finance, management of medical organisations, grant funding and Medicare.
Independent Non-Member Director
Bio coming soon.