Management of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia

Board of Management

The Neurosurgical Society of Australasia is managed by an elected Board of Management known as the Board of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia. The Board is constituted of not less than 7 and not more than 9 elected full members.  An Executive is elected from the Board members. The Executive includes the President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary. In addition to the elected members, the immediate NSA Past-President, a full member from New Zealand if one is not elected, the Chairman of the Surgical Education and Training Board of Neurosurgery and the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Neurosurgical Specialty Councillor are also appointed to the Board.

The current members of the Board of the NSA are:

  • Christopher Lind - President
  • Sarah Olson - Vice President
  • Alison Wray - Secretary
  • Justin Pik - Treasurer
  • Jeffrey Brennan - Elected Member
  • Peter Heppner - Elected Member
  • Andrew Hunn - Elected Member
  • Benjamin Jonker - Elected Member
  • Marcus Stoodley - Elected Member
  • Mark Dexter - Appointed Member, Past President
  • Bruce Hall - Appointed Member, RACS Councillor
  • Mark Davies - Appointed Member, Chair of the SET Board of Neurosurgery


The staff team is managed by the Chief Executive Officer, Ms Stacie Gull. The details for the key staff portfolios are shown below:

Chief Executive Officer
Stacie Gull

General Enquiries and Conferences 
Rebecca Letson

Education and Training Officer
Ainslee Jabbour

Australasian Shunt Registry 
Katrina Smith