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Our Team

We're a senior team committed to best practice healthcare marketing communications
Jenny Donnithorne Mint Health

Jenny Donnithorne

Managing Director

Jenny has more than 25 years experience working in business strategy, marketing communications and global branding in the healthcare sector. A former registered nurse and marketing communication professional with a background in media and politics, she has held senior leadership roles in national and multi-national healthcare organisations. She has also worked with clients in the health technology, medical device, pharmaceutical, health services, aged care, disability and social services sectors. Jenny has a Masters of Marketing and a Bachelor of Arts (Journalism). She is also Inbound Certified with the HubSpot Academy and extensively trained in digital marketing and communications.

Kate Dorrell

Kate Dorrell

Head of Healthcare

Kate is an award-winning communications professional with 20 years’ experience in media, marketing and communications. She has worked as a journalist, copywriter, in-house communications manager and consultant. She has provided media and communication services to clients in a range of sectors, including general practice, medical devices, chronic disease, mental health and medical research. She has a Master of Arts in Creative Writing, a Graduate Diploma of Journalism and a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology). She is currently studying a Master of Marketing. Kate is a member of the Public Relations Institute of Australia and the Australasian Medical Writers Association.  

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Avril Turner

Senior Account Manager

Avril has 10 years’ experience in public relations and marketing, having worked in global PR agencies with large national clients as well as boutique agencies specialising in food, nutrition and health. She specialises in integrated marketing strategies for companies and organisations, including online profiling and lead generation, social media (paid and organic), influencer partnerships and traditional and digital PR and media relations. Avril most enjoys creating engaging content, running optimised social campaigns and developing meaningful partnerships for her clients. She has a Bachelor Public Relations and Organisational Communication.

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Helen Tobler

Head of Content 

Helen has 20 years’ experience as a journalist, writer and copy editor. She is a former national medical writer for The Australian, where she’s also worked as a general reporter, business reporter, sub editor and digital producer. Helen has covered a wide range of health and medical news at The Australian, writing on medical research, health policy and consumer health issues for both daily news and features. She has also been a regular contributor to The Australian’s weekly health supplement and news feature pages, targeting medical professionals. She has a Bachelor of Literary Studies and a Diploma of Journalism in print and broadcast journalism.

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Lidy Romijnders

Paid Ad Specialist

Lidy is a paid ad specialist with more than 12 years of digital marketing experience. She started her career as a paid search ads specialist before expanding into other paid online channels, including social media advertising, promoted content and affiliate marketing. Lidy supports our clients with paid ad strategy development, day-to-day campaign management and optimisation, and reporting. She has extensive paid ads experience working with commercial clients in Australia and Europe, from healthcare to travel to telcos. In addition her role at Mint Health, she also teaches digital marketing (inc paid ads) part time at UNSW. 

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Rachel Harris

Senior PR Contributing Specialist

Rachel Harris has more than 10 years experience in communications strategy in the healthcare sector. Her work has included campaign development targeting both medical professionals and consumers, employing just about every known channel and medium. With a solid knowledge of the Medicines Australia Code of Conduct, Rachel has brought her strategic public relations counsel and strategic input to a wide range of healthcare areas including: biotechnology, neuroscience/mental health, diabetes, cancer, infant nutrition, health insurance, contraception and erectile dysfunction.