Dr Shane Kelly

Shane KellyDr Kelly commenced in the role of Chief Executive Officer, Mater Group in July 2015.

Dr Kelly completed his medical degree at the University of Western Australia, following which he worked at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, a large adult tertiary hospital in Perth. He went on to complete a Masters of Business Administration and a Masters of Public Health and took on senior management roles including as the Chief Executive of the Women’s and Children’s Health Service and subsequently the South Metropolitan Health Service in Western Australia.

Before joining Mater, Dr Kelly was Chief Executive of the North Metropolitan Health Service in Western Australia and prior to that, he spent eight years as the Chief Executive Officer of St John of God Subiaco Hospital, the flagship and largest hospital of the St John of God Health Care group, a Catholic not-for-profit Australian private healthcare organisation.

Dr Kelly is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators, a Fellow of the Australasian College of Health Service Management, a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management. His main professional interests are in relation to health system performance and accountability, and the provision of safe, high quality evidence-based patient care.

Dr Kelly is a Director of the Mater Medical Research Institute, the Mater Foundation Board and the Brisbane Diamantina Health Partners Board.