Craig Gear

Craig Gear OAM

CEO, Older Persons Advocacy Network (OPAN)

Craig Gear OAM

Craig Gear OAM was appointed CEO of the Older Persons Advocacy Network in 2018.

Craig has a Masters of Nursing (in Critical Care) and over 20 years of clinical and senior management experience within the health and human services sectors, previously serving as Board Chair at Seniors Rights Service.

Craig is passionate about connecting and improving the health system for all Australians.

He also has an insider’s perspective of the challenges involved and has been using that experience to drive better outcomes for at-risk communities for more than 20 years.