Board of Directors

John Gommans

 

 

Dr John Gommans, Chairman
Dr John Gommans is Chief Medical Officer – Hospital at the Hawkes Bay District Health Board. He was previously the Stroke Foundation President and has been a strong advocate for Stroke over a number of years.

 

 

 

 

 

 Derek McCormack

 

Derek McCormack
Derek McCormack is Vice-Chancellor of the Auckland University of Technology. He has previously served as President of the Stroke Foundation and on the Stroke Foundation National Council.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elizabeth Spellacy

 

 

 

Dr Elizabeth Spellacy
Dr Elizabeth Spellacy is Consultant Physician for Older People at Tauranga Hospital. She has been the Honorary Medical Director for the Stroke Foundation Midland Region for a number of years and has also been a member of the Stroke Foundation National Council.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stewart Germann

 

 

Stewart Germann
Stewart Germann is a lawyer with his own law practice in Auckland specialising in franchising, licensing and the sale and purchase of businesses. He was formerly President of the Stroke Foundation Northern Region and a member of the Stroke foundation National Council.

 

 

 

 

 

Bill Hardie

 

 

Bill Hardie
Bill Hardie is a Chartered Accountant and a self-employed business consultant based in Christchurch. He was a council member of both Stroke Foundation Southern Region and Stroke Foundation National Council for a number of years prior to (temporarily) migrating to Timor-Leste in 2011.