Executive Director Community Care & Mental Health / Chief Allied Health Officer
BPharm, PGCertPharm (Otago), MBA (UniSA), GAICD, FIML, MPS
Joshua Freeman is the Executive Director of Community Care and Mental Health. He has a background in public and not-for-profit leadership roles.
Mr Freeman holds a Masters of Business Administration degree through the University of South Australia. Having trained as a pharmacist he also holds a Bachelor of Pharmacy and Post Graduate Certificate in Pharmacy qualifications, both from the University of Otago (New Zealand).
He has held leadership positions in pharmacy and allied health in New Zealand and Before joining Goulburn Valley Health, Mr Freeman was an Executive Director with Queensland Health. He has an understanding of governance structures in large organisations, after serving as a member of the University of
Otago Senate and Health Sciences Divisional Board. He also provided leadership as Board Chair of a regional sporting authority in New Zealand. Mr Freeman is passionate about transformational leadership and has interests in organisational culture.
Mr Freeman is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Managers and Leaders, a member of the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia and was selected to attend the 2015 European Summer School of Advanced Management through Loughborough University in the United Kingdom. He also sits on the board of a local aged care provider and is an active member of the Shepparton Rotary Club.