Her Excellency the Honourable Dr Jeannette Young AC PSM, Governor of Queensland, is the Patron of the Lead Alliance.
In August 2005, the Governor was appointed to the role of Chief Health Officer for Queensland, with responsibility for leading the State’s preventative health and public health agendas, including response to public health emergencies. In January 2020, when the COVID-19 virus outbreak was declared a pandemic, the Governor became the State Health Incident Controller.
Her Excellency was sworn-in as the 27th Governor of Queensland on 1 November 2021.
Her Excellency and husband, Professor Graeme Nimmo are proud to serve all Queenslanders. Dr Young has two daughters, Rebecca and Jane.
More information can be found on the Governor’s website.