PhD Fellow (University of Queensland) and
President, New Zealand Speech-Language Therapists’ Association (NZSTA)
Annette is a speech-language therapist who practices in healthcare and stroke rehabilitation and is the current President of the New Zealand Speech-Language Therapists’ Association. Advocacy and bringing the consumer voice to forefront of clinical practice and research are priorities for Annette in her roles in the profession of speech-language therapy. She has been instrumental in the establishment of long-term aphasia support networks in New Zealand. She is currently undertaking a PhD in the area of couple conversation in aphasia and the development of a patient reported outcome measure (PROMs).