Megan is your first point of contact for residential enquiries. Energetic and highly driven, Megan aims to provide the highest level of support to new residents and families as our Care Administrator. She enjoys meeting new people and will guide you through the entire process of moving into Knox. Megan completed Eden Alternative training in 2016.
Louise comes from a background of community work, initially starting with her involvement with the Live the Dream Scholarship Programme. Here she attended an accelerator course, with a mission to work on ways to bridge intergenerational gaps. She has taken up Pilates classes held here at Elizabeth Knox Home and Hospital. Louise has three dogs at home and enjoys bringing them into Knox to further enrich the lives of residents.
Megan is a passionate, warm and friendly person. She comes from a background in aviation and has previously been a volunteer. She enjoys working with people from a variety of different backgrounds and cultures and learning peoples stories. Her main focus is to enrich the lives of residents through connections with the volunteer crew, and is excited to watch friendships form and grow.
Chislon is responsible for leading the healthcare team to enhance the quality of care at Knox with an approach that is consistent with the Eden Alternative Philosophy.
Chislon brings with him years of
clinical and leadership experience
in academic, acute care and
residential aged care settings.
Prior to joining us, Chislon held the
role of Regional Quality Manager
for another aged care provider where he oversaw and supported seven care centres in terms of clinical operations, quality improvement and sector Ministry of Health standards compliance.
When not at work, Chislon loves
cooking, weekend brunches with
friends, long walks on the beach,
playing tennis and stand-up paddle
boarding in summer.
Sophie studied Managing the Care of the Older Persons pathway as part of the Bachelor of Health Science at AUT University. She is very passionate about ensuring that the journey into late adulthood is seamless and enjoyable for our residents. She is excited to be a part of the Knox team as we head into an exciting era of aged care with our growing population. As an Eden Alternative home, Knox really struck a connection with Sophie. She is energetic and personable with a good sense of humour. Outside of the workplace she enjoys fishing, skiing, being at the beach or enjoying time with friends and family.
Shradha is a graduate of AIT (now AUT) with a Post Graduate Diploma in Nursing from the University of Auckland. She has extensive experience at Middlemore, Auckland and North Shore hospitals across medical, surgical, ICU, burns and pediatric areas. She has practiced in the aged care sector in management and quality roles prior to joining Knox. Shradha is passionate about continual learning, enjoys watching the development of health team members and loves working in aged care.
Dianne is a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 20 years experience. She joined us in 2016 after having gained extensive experience in a senior financial role for a not-for-profit health organisation. She is responsible for all financial aspects of operations at Knox. Dianne is proud to be working alongside a dedicated team at Knox who are committed to providing a caring and enriching home environment for our residents.