The Limestone Coast Local Health Network covers the areas including the towns and surrounds of Millicent, Naracoorte, Kingston SE, Penola, Mount Gambier, Keith and Bordertown, extending to the Victorian border.

The Limestone Coast Local Health Network Governing Board is responsible and accountable to the Minister for Health and Wellbeing for local decision making. The role of the Limestone Coast Local Health Network governing board includes setting strategies and priorities for health services in the region, as well as ensuring the Limestone Coast Local Health Network achieves the performance indicators in its Service Agreement.


For further information or any questions concerning the Governing Board, please contact

Grant King LC LHN ChairLimestone Coast Local Health Network Governing Board Chair

Grant King

Grant King is an experienced Board Chair and Chief Executive Officer, having worked in both for-profit and not-for-profit organisations.

Limestone Coast Local Health Network Deputy Board Chair

Lindy Cook

Lindy Cook is self-employed, overseeing a personal investment portfolio of property, shares and other commercial interests.

Board members

Lisa Bishop

Lisa has worked in the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in industries including tourism, events, health, retail, education, music, film and TV. The former CEO of Music SA for five years, Lisa is currently the General Manager of The Mercury screen organisation and works as an award-winning film producer.

John Irving

John Irving is an experienced independent company director and chair, business advisor and mediator. He has professional accounting and financial skills, commercial and legal knowledge, and business experience.

Phoenix James formerly Andrew Birtwistle-Smith

Phoenix James brings a wealth of Aboriginal Health knowledge and experience and is the Chief Executive Officer of Nunkuwarrin Yunti

Dr Carrie McKenzie

Dr McKenzie has worked in private and public health services including GP practice, emergency, aged care and Aboriginal health organisations.

Glenn Rappensberg

Glenn has over 35 years of experience in the human service sector, and is an experienced leader in health, disability, and community services.

Dr Andrew Saies

Dr Andrew Saies is a self-employed Orthopaedic Surgeon in private practice and has worked as a specialist in the public health sector.

Monthly board meetings

For previous agendas and minutes, see Limestone Coast Local Health Network archive.