Cittamani Board Members

Stephen Eggins

Chair

Stephen operates his own consultancy business on the Sunshine Coast specialising in conflict management. Prior to this he held senior management and executive management positions in State and Local Government.

Geoff Norman

Treasurer

Geoff is a local GP working in Nambour with a specific interest in general practice training having supervised young GPs in the RACGP training program for over 20 years. His interest in palliative care is also encouraging young GPs to become involved. He has had a long, ongoing association with Cittamani with the aim of ensuring that the local Sunshine Coast community has access to excellence in palliative care.

Alex Moore

Board Member

Alex is a registered nurse with a longstanding interest in and involvement with home based palliative care. She was involved in the establishment of Karuna and Cittamani Hospice Services and has been the Director of Cittamani for the past 17 years.

Elli Pratt

Board Member

Elli has a background in nursing and was involved in the establishment of Cittamani over 20 years ago. Since that time she has been involved in management of the organisation and in the training and management of Cittamani’s volunteers.

Alison Stevenson

Board Member

Alison has worked extensively in the community sector and has been associated with Cittamani since the inception of the Service. She has a personal connection and commitment to her ongoing support of the Service.

Jane Hutton

Board Member

Jane is a social worker specialising in narrative therapy practising on the Sunshine Coast.  She also runs community workshops and lectures both within Australia and overseas. She provides supervision to a number of social workers on the Coast including the Cittamani counsellors

Mark Shera

Board Member

Mark is a local solicitor and partner of SJP Law in Maroochydore.  He has over 25 years experience in legal practice and a long standing interest and involvement in supporting local community issues.

Matthew Cooper

Board Member

Matthew is a GP working in Mapleton and Kenilworth. He has a special interest in palliative care having completed training in both hospital and community based palliative care. Matthew is committed to providing quality end of life care in the community and his involvement with Cittamani is an integral part of achieving this goal.