Jennifer Lawrence


Jennifer Lawrence is a member of CEDA's State Advisory Council in Western Australia.
Jennifer Lawrence was appointed CEO of Brightwater Care Group (Brightwater) in 2016 and is a strong advocate for change and innovation in the aged care and disability care sectors. She joined the organisation in 2003 as General Manager, Care Operations and most recently held the position of General Manager, Disability, Research and Risk. Prior to moving to Brightwater, Jennifer held a number of executive roles in the private pathology industry, both in Perth and interstate.
With a strong focus on innovation and technology, and considerable strategic development and management experience, Jennifer also has a strong clinical background in medical science.
During her time at Brightwater, Jennifer has been responsible for overseeing the building of new aged care infrastructure and a $20 million redevelopment of the Oats Street rehabilitation service site. She also established the Brightwater Research Centre and has published and presented research internationally.
As part of her strong advocacy for care and support of people as they age, Jennifer sits on the expert advisory panel for the Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care Mission.
Jennifer is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a member of the Australian College of Health Service Management and a member of the UWA Public Policy Institute Advisory Board.

View full list of CEDA's West Australian State Advisory Council Members.