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Preventative Health Team

Ruth Taylor – Programs Manager (Preventative Health)
NCACCH welcomed Ruth Taylor to our team in March 2017 as the Indigenous Health Project Officer and in late 2017 Ruth transitioned into her new role. Ruth  moved to the Sunshine Coast region from Northern NSW, where she has lived for the majority of her life on Bundjalung country. Ruth has a Masters in Public Health, as well as a background in nutrition and health promotion, and has previously worked in a similar roles in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. Ruth is passionate about health equality and about preventing and reducing the impact of chronic disease on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.

Danielle Kartinyeri—Project Officer
Danielle is a Ngarrindjeri and Narangga woman from South Australia, born and raised in Port Augusta, SA. Danielle has lived in Katherine and Darwin and worked in hospitality, retail, mining, workforce recruitment, hospital, government and community health. Before moving to the Sunshine Coast in 2017, Danielle worked for Nunkuwarrin Yunti in Adelaide  for four and a half years, as a Senior Medical Receptionist. We welcomed Danielle to the NCACCH team in Administration Support in July 2018, and she transitioned into her new role in April 2019.

Sade Beezley – Program Support Worker
Sade is a proud Gubbi Gubbi descendant, born in Gladstone and has grown up on the Sunshine Coast. Sade comes to us with over 8 year’s experience in Medical Administration. She has worked for the Wesley Hospital, Queensland Health and Gladstone AMS, Nhulundu.  Sade started with NCACCH in 2017 and has provided valuable support in Administration, the Chronic Disease Management Team and more recently transitioned to the Preventable Health Team.  Sade has a great passion for improving the community’s access to the quality healthcare.


NCACCH Head Office

8/8 Innovation Parkway BIRTINYA Queensland 4575

Phone: 07 5346 9800 | Fax: 07 5346 9899