Emergency Information

Janine Holland

RN, RM, BHSc, Grad Cert HSM, MPH, GAICD, ACHS Surveyor

Chief Executive Officer

Janine has more than 38 years’ experience in the health industry as a clinician (20 years) and health administrator (18 years). Most of her career has been spent in the rural sector working across acute, sub-acute, community and aged care programs. She has worked in acute health services and community health centres as well as in the Department of Health and Human Services. 

The Chief Executive Officer is responsible for implementing the strategic direction of Benalla Health as determined by the Board of Management and operationally implements the decisions, resolutions and directions of the Board.

Simultaneously the CEO ensures that Benalla Health observes and complies with the requirements of relevant Federal and State legislation, Health Service By-Laws and the directions of the Victorian Department of Health & Human Services. Additionally, the CEO exercises the powers delegated by the Board to administer and direct as appropriate the activities of Benalla Health whilst effectively managing quality and risk to ensure that the community has access to high calibre health services.  The CEO is at all times committed to promoting Benalla Health in the communities it serves.

Phone: (03) 5761 4209
Fax: (03) 5761 4246

Dr Sue Wilson

R.N., Paed Cert, Grad. Dip. Psych Nsg., BA, BSc, Grad. Dip. Ed., GAICD, MEd, PhD

EXECUTIVE Director of Clinical Services

Sue is a very experienced clinician, educator and nurse manager. During her career she has held senior roles within the hospital, health and aged care sector with clinical and education/research positions. She has a wide range of outstanding professional achievements including being the recipient of the Stewart Fraser Award for Exemplary PhD Thesis; Elizabeth Crowther Prize for Clinical Excellence in Psychiatric Nursing; WB Richardson Award for Excellence in Nursing; and the Tanner Gold Medal for Academic Excellence. A servant leader who leads by listening, Sue is absolutely committed to inspiring, energising and facilitating relationships with staff and service providers.

Phone: (03) 5761 4209
(03) 5761 4246



Andrew Nitschke

Bachelor of Business (Accounting), CPA, MBA, GAICD

EXECUTIVE Director of Finance and Corporate Services

Andrew joined Benalla Health in 2016 and has a diverse finance background. This includes working for the not for profit aged care sector for 11 years and in public health at both Mansfield and Seymour hospitals. This has given him a solid understanding of the pressures which face health services and the innovations they need to introduce to be resilient and best serve their communities.

Phone: (03) 5761 4224
Fax: (03) 5761 4246