Appointment of Deputy Director-General Office of the Director-General

Media release

14 January 2019

The Ministry of Health has announced the appointment of Sarah Turner to the role of Deputy Director-General Office of the Director-General.

Sarah first joined the Ministry of Health in 1990 and during her 18 years with the organisation held a range of policy advisor and management roles.

Sarah has led teams and business units ranging in size from nine to 900 people.

She returns to the Ministry from the Ministry of Justice where she has spent the last eight years in group management and deputy secretary roles.