Lynne joined the Ko Awatea team in June 2013. She is a successful visionary leader, illustrated through an extensive healthcare career ranging from critical care nursing, operational and board posts at local and national level, during which she has been highly influential in creating significant improvements in health systems.
Lynne is recognised as an international leader of innovation and improvement and is sought after to provide advice on a variety of aspects relating to change management, service design, innovation and improvement in Canada, Europe, America and Australasia. Lynne has published guidance on innovation, patient experience, improvement and change management and has worked with a wide range of health care organisations and charities.
Lynne is also Honorary Associate Professor of Nursing at the University of Auckland.