Tracey and Shane are co-founders of Synergy Health and Business Collaborative. They have worked together for a number of years before establishing Synergy. They share complementary clinical and management backgrounds and a passionate commitment to the sector.  This commitment is reflected in how Synergy works, partners and prices.

Tracey Gray
Tracey GrayCo-founder
Tracey has maintained her nursing registration and has strong background in clinical and health management systems. Tracey has worked across community and acute sectors in Australia and New Zealand. Key areas of focus have included quality system review, process redesign, workforce planning, education and training and health service management.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Masters in Health Service Management – Griffith University, Australia
  • Diploma in Comprehensive Nursing Auckland Institute of Technology, NZ
  • Graduate Certificate in Cardiac Thoracic Surgery, Greenland Hospital, Auckland
  • Associate Fellow –Australasian College of Health Service Managers, ACHSM
  • Lean Academy – Fundamental level accreditation, Cardiff University, UK
Shane Rendalls
Shane RendallsCo-founder
Shane has a clinical social work background. He has worked as a senior executive with an extensive background in management and service delivery across government, health and community agencies. With over 30 years’ experience, Shane has worked with government and the private sector to develop new initiatives and realise business efficiencies.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Conjoint Associate Lecturer, UNSW
  • Master of Social Work (Patient Satisfaction), University NSW
  • Bachelor of Social Studies, University Sydney
  • Awarded Frances Mary Gillespie Prize

  • Lean Academy: Fundamental level accreditation, Cardiff University
Darrell Willams
Darrell WillamsDirector
Darrell has detailed understanding of primary care, general practice, the practical interface of primary and acute services, and primary care data. Darrell has extensive links with primary care at a national level and across jurisdictions. He also has extensive experience in Senior Management in the both the Community and Not-For-Profit sectors.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Graduate Australian Institute of Company Directors 2012
  • Associate Fellow Australasian College of Health Service Management 2011