Nurse Maude Management and Board

Management Team

We know that our success as an organisation depends on the skills, motivation and commitment of our staff, and we value and respect those whom we are privileged to lead. We achieve most when working as a team, which is why cooperation, information sharing and mutual support is our focus.

Jim Magee
Chief Executive

Jim Magee 
BA (Hons), MBA (Otago)
Chief Executive

Jim has been in the health sector since the early 1980s and has been General Manager of Dunedin, Christchurch Women’s and Christchurch Hospitals. He is a board member of the Canterbury Community Care Trust.

Sue Sutherland
GM Marketing

Sue has a background in journalism, corporate communications and public relations, as well as governance and senior management experience across the health and not-for-profit sector.

Annette Finlay
Kaihautū Māori

Annette joined Nurse Maude as Quality and Risk Coordinator for Homecare in 2007 managing audits, complaints and privacy. She became the Māori Advisor in 2014 and joined the Senior Management Team as Kaihautū Māori in 2018.

Mark Nicklin
Chief Financial Officer

Mark has held senior commercial financial roles working in a variety of commercial service and finance leadership roles for multifaceted organisations, with business reach across multiple jurisdictions; including being the Commercial Director for Blake Dawson Waldron, one of Australia’s leading legal service firms.

Kim Rae
General Manager, Human Resources

Kim joined Nurse Maude in 2015. She started her career as a Registered General and Obstetric Nurse before gaining an Arts Degree majoring in Psychology and Sociology. Kim has worked in a number of senior human resource management roles both in the public and private sector, working predominantly in health.

Margaret Koe
MBA (Canterbury), CGMA, ACA
Financial Controller & Performance Monitoring Manager

Margaret joined Nurse Maude in 2010 as the Finance Manager.She has senior financial and executive experience across commercial, health and charitable organization, including Pegasus Health and New Zealand Meat Marketing (subsidiary of ANZCO).With a background in cost management, service reviews and design, her focus is driving operational excellence and engagement from Finance and Business Intelligence.

Karen Jackson
PGDipSpecTchg, BDSocSc (Auckland)
Service Development Manager

Karen joined Nurse Maude in 2021. She originally trained as a specialist teacher for children with high and complex needs. She has worked in a number of leadership, advisory and governance roles in the not-for-profit and disability sectors.

Board Members

David Lang
2008 – Present

David has been a partner in the law firm of Saunders & Co since 1989 working principally in the commercial and property law fields. He is a member of a NZ Law Society Standards Committee and a Trustee of the Champion Centre.

Jane Cartwright
BSc, PGDipSci, NZRD, MBA (Otago), CMInstD
Deputy Chair & Chair, Clinical Quality & Risk Committee

Jane has held executive and senior roles in the health system and local government leading developments in community, mental and public health. She is a registered dietitian and has substantial governance and operational experience.

John Hudson

Dr John Hudson recently retired as a principal at the North Avon Medical Centre and is a Fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners. John has been a director of the After Hours Surgery, and was a founding director of Pegasus Health Ltd., a leading Canterbury Primary Health organisation. John has received the Pegasus Group Award for outstanding contribution to general practice.

Dr Cathy Andrew
RN, BA, MA(Hons), PhD

Cathy is an Associate Professor and currently the Head of School in the School of Health Sciences at the University of Canterbury. She has extensive experience as a nurse in New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and as a nurse educator and manager. She holds a PhD in Nursing from the University of Newcastle.  Cathy does consultancy work in NZ and the South Pacific for a number of nursing education providers and the Nursing Council of New Zealand.

Murray Compton
B.Com, F.C.A., C.M.C., F.N.Z.I.M., MinstD, Q.S.M.
Chair, Nurse Maude Foundation

Murray is a chartered accountant specialising in consulting to the tourism industry. He was a partner in Ernst & Young and its merging firms for 25 years, was director of the firm’s national management consulting activities for seven years and established Ernst & Young’s tourism consulting practice. In 1995, Murray retired from Ernst & Young and set up M R Compton & Associates Limited to specialise in consulting to the international accommodation sector.

Mark Marshall
Grad Dip App Mgt

Mark has worked for 35 years in the ICT industry and is currently the ICT Director of Ara Institute of Canterbury, the South Islands largest ITP. Mark holds a post graduate qualification in Applied Management.

Jane Huria

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Being Ngāi Tahu, Jane affiliates to Ngāi Tūāhuriri and is involved at her Tuahiwi Marae in North Canterbury. Jane is a Chartered Fellow of the IoD and in 2012 she was awarded a Companion of the NZ Order of Merit for her services to governance.

With a commercial background in law, insurance broking, financial markets and market research, Jane has found her diverse experience useful in her board roles over 30 years in the commercial, Crown, Iwi and not for profit sectors. Having also taught and consulted in governance throughout New Zealand and internationally, Jane is committed to the benefits of good governance and to working with excellent people with shared purpose.