Gerard Houlihan—Director

Gerard Houlihan—Director

A Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland, Gerard’s association with the health and aged care ministries of the Sisters of Mercy commenced with his appointment to the General Administrative Committee of the Rockhampton Mater in 1991. He was later appointed to the then Health Services Board of the Rockhampton Congregation of the Sisters of Mercy in 1994 and he served as Chairman of that Board for 5 years from 1995 to 2000. When Mercy Health and Aged Care Central Queensland Limited (MH&ACCQL) was incorporated as a separate entity in 2001, Gerard continued as a Director on the MH&ACCQL Board and has remained on that Board through until the present time.

Gerard has been the Chair of the Central Queensland Board Executive Remuneration Committee and has served on that Board's Audit and Compliance Committee and Foundation Committee.

Gerard has been with Rees R & Sydney Jones Solicitors, Rockhampton all of his working life and until January 2020 had been a partner of that Firm for over 36 years. He is currently a Consultant with the Firm. Gerard is highly respected in both the legal and wider community.