RACGP CEO resigns after 11 years

Her departure is effective immediately

The RACGP’s long-time CEO, Dr Zena Burgess (PhD), has resigned with immediate effect.

Zena Burgess
Dr Zena Burgess (PhD).

The college announced on Friday the clinical psychologist was leaving after 11 years in the role, having been appointed CEO in 2008.

Her legacy included “a very healthy financial position, and a large and growing membership”, the college said.

Under Dr Burgess’ watch, the college’s revenue and membership