We’re for Members, not for Profits.  Providing Members access to a range of affordable, high quality health insurance cover.

Senior Management

Sharon Waterhouse

Sharon Waterhouse BEc FFIN MBA


Sharon joined Phoenix Health Fund as CEO in 2014.  Her focus is to ensure the continued growth of the Fund and lead the team to deliver a high level of personal service and protect members and their families with great value health cover.

    Victoria Anderson

    Victoria Anderson

    Member Service Manager

    Victoria is the Member Service Manager. Her work includes management of the Member Service team to ensure we provide the best level of service to our members.

      Joshua King

      Joshua King BBus

      Sales & Marketing Manager

      Josh commenced with Phoenix in 2010 as Sales & Marketing Manager. His role includes Product Development, Marketing as well as Member Sales and Retention.

        Helen Wild BCom, FCPA, CIA, FAICD


        Helen is an experienced Senior Manager with 20+ years accounting and management experience in industries covering Manufacturing, Mining, Rail, Construction, Local Government and Aviation. Helen as CFO manages all financial matters for the fund including investments and supports the Board in the role of Company Secretary.

          Board Members

          Bruce Arnott Chair (2)

          Bruce Arnott BCom CPA


          Bruce was appointed as Chair of Phoenix Health Fund in 2015.  His career has included senior positions as CFO and Company Secretary at publicly listed engineering company, Bradken and senior positions within OneSteel, BHP and Tubemakers.  Bruce is also a Director of The Mutual.  Bruce holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Newcastle and is a member of CPA Australia.

            Brett Bancroft

            Brett Bancroft BCom LLB


            Brett is National Manager, Energy & Carbon, Arrium Mining and Materials. He has been on the Board since 2007 and is a Member of the Risk Committee and the Audit Committee.

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              Steve James BEng(Hons) GAICD

              Steve James holds a Bachelor of Engineering Honours and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is the Chair of the Risk Committee. He has been a Director of APRA regulated organisation’s for over 15 years. He has a strong interest and skills in Governance and Risk Management. His career has included work in safety, projects, planning and senior management positions in both Australia and international postings.

                David Burns

                David Byrnes BBus GAICD


                David is the Product Marketing Manager at Arrium Mining and Materials and holds a Bachelor of Business degree and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He is the Chair of the Remuneration and Nominations Committee and a member of the Audit Committee. He has served as Deputy Chairman and has been a member of the Board since 2007.


                  Adrian Howard BCom CA MAICD


                  Adrian is General Manager - Product Support at WesTrac and joined the Board in 2014.  His previous roles have included General Manager - Finance & Commercial Asciano Limited, OneSteel Manager Coil Coaters & Innovation and OneSteel Manager - Sheet & Coil NSW & QLD.  He is Deputy Chair of the Board, Chair of the Audit Committee and a member of the Risk Committee.


                    Danielle Hodgson BBus


                    Danielle is Partner and Investment Advisor with Crestone Wealth Management and was appointed to the Phoenix Board in 2016. She holds a Bachelor of Business International Trade and Retail Management, Masters of Finance and Investment and is an accredited Stockbroker. Danielle is a member of the Remuneration & Nominations Committee and the Risk Committee.