Marg McJannett

Chief Executive Officer

Marg's background is in nursing. She's worked as a clinical nurse consultant at The Sydney Melanoma Unit, research coordinator in the Medical Psychology Research Unit, Sydney University and project officer at the Queensland Institute of Medical Research in Brisbane. She was the EO of the Clinical Oncological Society of Australia (COSA) and Cancer Council Australia before joining ANZUP. She has facilitated and contributed to COSA's and CCA's expert committees, the national Cancer Co-operative Clinical Trials Groups and COSA's collaborative role with key stakeholders.


Gillian Bailey

Communications Officer

Prior to joining the ANZUP team, Gillian spent 12 years living and working in London. For  10 years she worked in healthcare communication agencies helping pharmaceutical firms develop and roll out events as well as marketing and educational materials. Prior to her return to Australia she was a Senior Communications Officer at The Department of Health, UK within the infection control team. 



Lucy Byers 

Marketing and Communication Manager

Lucy Byers has worked in strategic and operational marketing positions for over 13 years, managing marketing, events, communications, sponsorship, digital and branding activities in a variety of industries including healthcare, property, not for profit, education, design and events. Lucy holds a Bachelor Degree in Communications and Advanced Diploma in Business and Marketing. Joining the ANZUP team in May 2016, Lucy brings with her extensive experience in increasing awareness and engagement for organisation’s and driving acquisition strategies to deliver outstanding results. 


Christine Garforth 

Executive Assistant

Originally from Massachusetts in the USA, Christine has been a senior leader and director of a retail and wholesale FMCG business spanning 25 years. Christine has worked across business activities from developing a strategic vision through to full business restructurings and managing communication with key stakeholders. 

Michelle Bowers 

Internal Communications and Project Manager

Michelle joined ANZUP in July 2017. Michelle has a communications, publications and copywriting background with 17 years’ experience in the private and public sectors in the UK and Australia. Michelle holds a Bachelor Degree in Graphic Communication from the University of Northampton, UK and has worked across a range of industries including travel, financial services, tourism and place management. Most recently she was responsible for internal communications for more than 7,000 firefighters and admin staff as Manager Corporate Communications at Fire & Rescue NSW. Her role included managing print and electronic publications, strategic brand and reputation management and overseeing the organisation’s intranet, website and broadcast capabilities.

Anne Woollett

Clinical Trials Project Manager

Anne has a track record in oncology research, and project management. After multiple roles managing clinical trial departments she gained a strong knowledge of clinical trial process from study design through to conduct and monitoring in both the investigator led and commercially sponsored study environments. Working at the University of Melbourne, she built research capability in investigator led research and after more than five years as Project Manager at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Anne joined ANZUP to support our expanding clinical trials portfolio. 

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