Annemarie Alexander has vast experience in the public health sector. She has been a key leader of multi-million dollar hospital redevelopment projects, and has been responsible for multidisciplinary teams comprising more than 500 people. Ms Alexander is noted in the public health community for her ability to lead through change, as a motivator and as an engaging public speaker and trainer. Among her many achievements, she led the development of a new Stroke Unit, Palliative Care Service and Neonatal Nursery at Swan Kalamunda Health Service. She is the co-writer of a Graduate Certificate in Clinical Nursing program, the first of its kind in Australia, partnered with Notre Dame University.