Deborah Frew

Director Workforce Strategy and Culture, NSW Ministry of Health

Deborah is currently Director, Workforce Strategy & Culture for the NSW Ministry of Health. The Ministry has a central role in workforce planning for the NSW public health system, an employer of over 108, 000 full time equivalent staff. Deborah’s role involves planning the future health workforce, regulation of health practitioners, leading systematic change in recruitment and human capital management, and leading NSW Health culture improvement strategies. Deborah has over 20 years experience in the health sector in both the public and non-government sector, including roles as legal counsel, research director and program director.