Board Chair Peter Ryan, on behalf of the Board of Directors of GV Health, has announced the appointment of Trevor Saunders as Chief Executive Officer of GV Health. Trevor will take up his appointment on Feb 1 2017.
The Board of Directors of GV Health is delighted that someone of Trevor’s calibre will be taking on this pivotal role for the health service. This appointment comes at an exciting time; planning for the redevelopment is well under way and Trevor has the opportunity to lead the health service to the next level in service expansion and maturity.
Trevor is currently the Executive Director Planning and Resources for the GV Health service. He has been with GV Health since July 2016.
Trevor’s background includes senior health appointments in the Northern Territory, Queensland and South Australia. His last two substantive positions have been in the Gold Coast where he participated in the development of a very large tertiary hospital on the Gold Coast and led the South Australian statewide Radiology service. He is finance trained with extensive senior financial management expertise and experience. Trevor is also deeply experienced in working with clinical services and service change and development.
Trevor lives in Shepparton and is committed to this city. Having been brought up in the Northern Territory and lived in rural and remote communities, Trevor has a deep understanding and empathy with community issues in rural and remote areas. On a personal front he is a huge supporter of rugby union. He is a member of the Shepparton Central Rotary Club.