Judith Ottaway has been named as the Australian Dental and Oral Health Therapists’ Association’s national professional advocate leader of the year.
Ms Ottaway has held various senior clinical roles at Princess Margaret Hospital and specialist paediatric, oral and maxillofacial surgery, prosthodontic, oral medicine and general dental practices.
Penrhos College principal Meg Melville will finish up with the school at the end of 2020 after deciding not to renew her contract.
One-time Woodside Petroleum executive Mary Hackett and former Fortescue Metals Group operations director Nick Cernotta have been appointed non-executive directors of gold miner Northern Star Resources.
Former Water Corporation chief executive Sue Murphy has joined the board of civil construction and contracting company Monadelphous Group as a non-executive director.
Clinical trials company Linear Clinical Research has recruited Fiona Harris to its board. Ms Harris is also director of Oil Search, BWP Trust and the family-owned Perron Group.
Company adviser John Barrington has been appointed to the board of the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research.
Law firm Allion Partners has appointed Stephanie Rowland as a partner in its corporate practice.
Craig Barnes has joined base metals hopeful Galena Mining as chief financial officer from Paladin Energy. Galena has appointed John Blower as project manager and Jude Turton as commercial manager.
Talon Petroleum has appointed British geologist Stephen Jenkins to its board as a non-executive director, replacing Roger Steinepreis.
Rob Dennis is retiring as managing director of Poseidon Nickel, with effect from August 30.
Accountant and company promoter John Palermo has joined the board of agricultural investor Alterra. He is a also a director of Royal Perth Hospital Medical Research Foundation.
Shannon Green is the new managing director of bauxite explorer, Lindian Resources. He was most recently general manager, project implementation, for Canyon Resources.