Kirsty Delguste

Adjunct Associate Professor Kirsty Delguste

Executive Director,
Office for Ageing Well, SA Health

Adjunct Associate Professor Kirsty Delguste

Her portfolio is focused on ageing strategy, policy and innovative programs and initiatives to support older South Australians to age well. Her areas of responsibility include, Ageing strategy and reform, Ageing Policy and projects, Adult Safeguarding, Seniors card, Regulator for the Retirement Villages.

Kirsty has considerable experience shaping and executing strategy; governance and reform, leading and motivating staff; creating leadership capacity; driving positive organisational culture. Previously held roles as Interim Executive Director Clinical Governance Services, Interim Chief Operating Officer and Divisional Director (Nursing) Aged Care, Rehabilitation and Palliative Care in the Northern Adelaide Local Health Network (NALHN).

Kirsty holds a Masters of Health Administration, is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD) and holds Adj Associate Professor with the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Flinders University.