National Blood Authority (Board)

Health and Aged Care
The National Blood Authority (NBA) is a statutory agency that manages and coordinates arrangements for the supply of blood and blood products and services on behalf of the Australian Government and state and territory governments.

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Dr. Amanda Rischbieth 26 June 2023 25 June 2027
Member Dr. John Rowell 26 June 2023 25 June 2027
Member VACANT
Member Prof. Lyn Beazley AO 18 January 2021 17 January 2025
Member Prof. Nicola Spurrier PSM 26 June 2023 25 June 2027
Member Ms. Penny Shakespeare 26 June 2023 25 June 2027
Member Mr. Geoffrey Bartle 11 November 2021 22 November 2025
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