Project Description

Kylie Ward

Kylie Ward

CEO, nursing leader, healthcare executive, transformation expert and lecturer.

Kylie has served as the CEO of Australian College of Nursing (ACN) since 2015. Over that time, ACN has grown to become Australia’s beacon for Nurse Leadership.

Kylie has led an extensive program of works including establishing the ACN Foundation, launched Nurse Strong and Men In Nursing; and has been instrumental in numerous key national policy campaigns which support greater access and equity for all.

Kylie holds honorary academic appointments with five Australian Universities, was ministerially appointed to ADHA and NHMRC Health Translation Advisory Committee and won Telstra Businesswoman of the Year in ACT for Purpose and Social Enterprise in 2017.