Executive Management

The Southern DHB's Executive Management Team consists of executive managers based in Otago and Southland. 


 

 

Chris Fleming 2

Chris Fleming
 CEO

Lexie O'Shea

Lexie O'Shea
Chief Operating Officer

Professor Barry Taylor
Dean, Dunedin School of Medicine
(From January 2014)

Nicola Mutch
Executive Director of Strategic Communication

 Ian_Macara

Ian Macara
Chief Executive
Southern Primary Health Organisation

Pania Coote
Kaiwhakahaere Hauora Māori
(Executive Director, Māori Health)

Dr Jim Reid
Primary Care Advisor

Nigel Millar
Chief Medical Officer
 

Leanne Samuel

Leanne Samuel
Executive Director, Nursing & Midwifery

Sandra Boardman
Executive Director, Planning and Funding 

 

Clive Smith
Chief Financial Officer

 

Mike Collins

Mike Collins
Executive Director - Organisational Development & Performance

Lynda McCutcheon

Lynda McCutcheon
Executive Director, Allied Health, Scientific & Technical

 

 

 

 

Chief Executive Expenses and Gifts

The State Services Commission has requested that CEs of all statutory crown entities (including DHBs) voluntarily disclose all expenses and gifts in the hopes that this will enhance public trust through open disclosure of expenditure.

  • To view the Southern DHB Chief Executive's Expenses click on the required date below (will open a new window)