Ms Debra Kay, Consumer Representative, Consumers Health Forum Australia
Debra originally trained and worked in South Australia as a school teacher. She undertook state and national health curriculum development and research and worked in state government as the Manager, Interagency Health Care, responsible for physical and mental health care community policy and services. She has had roles in program and policy management with The Smith Family; was CEO of Asthma Australia and is currently a Guest Research Associate (Consumer Engagement) with the International Centre for Allied Health Evidence, University of South Australia. Debra undertakes a wide range of state and national consumer advocacy, representation and governance activities.