Meet our team

The GPSA team is made up of medical professionals and professionals with a background in health who are passionate about the work supervisors do to train the next generation of family doctors.



The Board is an honorary board

Dr Gerard Connors


Gerard has been a GP supervisor for 20 years. He is a part owner of a general practice in Sandringham...

Dr Steve Holmes

Former Chair

Steve is a senior rural GP/obstetrician with a passion for teaching registrars and medical students...

Dr Kevin Arlett


Kevin is a longstanding GP in Townsville and has been involved in medical education from soon after receiving his degree and subsequent Fellowship. ...

Dr Columbine Mullins


Columbine is a GP based in Hobart Tasmania and achieved her Fellowship into RACGP in 2012....

Dr Nicole Higgins

Deputy Chair

Nicole is a GP supervisor from Mackay in North Queensland and believes supervisors are the cornerstone of GP education....

Dr Frank Maldari


Frank has been a General Practitioner for 28 years and is a partner in Christies Beach Medical Centre...

The Hon Geoff Wilson

FARM chair

Geoff is a former Member of Parliament and Cabinet Minister, Queensland, in three portfolios – Health, Education and Training...


Glen Wallace


Glen is CEO of GP Supervisors Australia. He brings more than 15 years stakeholder engagement, strategic communications...

Shellie Vincent

Marketing & Communications Manager

Shellie has a post graduate degree in Marketing from Monash University and is a Certified Practicing Marketer...

Joan Burns

Manager, Policy & Research

Joan joined the GPSA team in 2016 bringing with her a track record of success in medical education, general practice research...