Executive Manager Organisational Development

Adelina Stanley joined Apunipima Cape York Health Council in the role of Executive Manager Organisational Development in October 2021.

Adelina’s cultural connection is the Saisarem Tribe of Darnley (Erub) Island, situated in the Eastern Island group of the Torres Straits, and historical connection to the Daintree region in Far North Queensland.

Her background in the health sector began in the early 90’s as a Board Member for Mamu Health Services Limited, Adelina returned to the organisation to take up the position of Chief Executive Officer, in 2020.

Adelina has extensive experience working at a senior level in the community and government sector positions at a local, state and national level.  A key theme to her career has been a focus on improving the social, economic and health outcomes for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people.

Adelina is excited to be part of Apunipima’s leadership team and is looking forward to supporting the delivery of comprehensive quality health care.