Cherry is a second year management intern who commenced the program in 2017. Her current placement is at the Department of Health and Human Services under the Commissioning, Performance and Regulation Branch, working within the Rural Health Team.
Cherry holds a Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree from the University of Melbourne. She worked as a registered physiotherapist with extensive clinical background across different health service sectors. Prior to joining the ACHSM HMIP program, she was also completing a Master of Health Management with University of New South Wales via distance study.
Cherry joined the program to broaden her scope of the healthcare system and to consolidate on various managerial skills. She is passionate about leading innovative ideas to improve the way healthcare is provided. She also hopes to unite healthcare managers from an even broader Australasian region to participate in the healthcare discussion internationally.