Our Leadership Team

Leigh Bennett

120201@1423_76b1763Leigh Bennett is Director Business and Leadership and leads Healthy Practices Consulting’s leadership and business consulting arm.  He is an experienced executive coach, business consultant and educator.

Leigh’s reputation has been built on his profound understanding of organisations, people and leadership development. He has a diverse business career as an external and internal Consultant and Advisor, is a former CEO, an Educator, Human Resources Manager and has taken on challenging Interim CEO roles. He works directly and often incisively with business leaders to develop practical business, learning and leadership experiences.

Leigh has  extensive involvement across the health industry, understands health policy and management frameworks and has wide experience in people and organisational development in the sector.  Leigh has held several high profile and challenging roles as an Interim CEO and many Executive and Non-Executive board positions.

Email: leigh@healthypractices.com.au

Shane Dawson

Shane Dawson - CEO copyShane Dawson is Director Data Solutions and Integration, leads Healthy Practices Consulting’s management, governance and solutions arm. He is an experienced CEO with over 20 years in the health and community sectors particularly in primary health care. Shane has strong company and governance attributes having worked in a number of private and non government Boards as CEO and as Board Director. He has also a worked in leadership roles within the mental health and disability.

Shane’s reputation has been built on his extensive experience and understanding of health service integration and health service delivery.

He has a career across a diverse range of health activities as a former CEO within the hospital and primary care, organisation redevelopment and redesign, and disability sectors. He also has extensive experience in the Health Informatics area having worked for a large IT multinational and various health informatics committees.

He works directly and often with CEO’s to develop practical business solutions, cost effective and work place efficiencies, together with strong program linkages that deliver tangible and sustainable results.

Email: shane@healthypractices.com.au