With the Governor travelling to Canberra for the National Memorial Service for our late Queen, the Honourable Peter Quinlan, Lieutenant Governor of Western Australia, attended the 2022 Asia-Pacific Health Leadership Congress in his stead.
The Congress aimed to bring together pre-eminent health management leaders and managers to network, discuss and grow on a particular topic. This year’s theme is ‘Better Leadership – healthier communities’.
In his address, the Lieutenant Governor focused on the importance of trust in those in leadership positions. He stated;
“…on reflection, it was the soft skills – qualities like compassion, empathy, good communication, honesty, the ability to listen and of course – respect – that ultimately…” displayed true leadership.