Veena is a graduate of the AICD and co-founder of a health promotion company. Veena has extensive experience within health, disability and primary healthcare. A Science graduate with an MBA, Veena has led e-health and LEAN healthcare projects. She is passionate about health equity and the opportunities that the NDIS can provide to residents of  rural northwest Victoria. Veena is Chair of an early childhood intervention service and has completed a values based leadership program with the Sisters of Mercy. She mentors women in management roles and provides strategic advice to business startups.