Geri McDonald commenced her career as a nurse completing a Graduate Diploma in Women's Health and a Master’s in Public Health has worked extensively in public health. Geri has extensive leadership, strategy, research, and stakeholder management skills developed across a diverse range of health-related areas. Geri is driven to provide better health outcomes for patients through a focus on person-centred care and have done so through a variety of strategic positions, all with a brief to bring about change Geri is the Director of Prevention & Wellbeing at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre; her role focuses on embedding wellbeing into cancer care. In 2017 Geri was awarded a Churchill Fellowship to study how patient navigation in cancer care can improve a person’s experience of living with cancer during and after treatment. Geri travelled to the US and UK where she gained insight into best practice in patient navigation and person-centred care.