Colleen Jen is an experienced executive and health professional with more than 38 years working in the health sector. Colleen is a Registered Nurse and has extensive experience in health service strategy and planning, as well as leading strategic policy, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and infrastructure planning teams in Queensland Health.
Colleen has recently been appointed as the Deputy Director-General Clinical Planning and Service Strategy. Clinical Planning and Service Strategy (CPSS) is a newly created division in Queensland Health responsible for delivering clinical service strategy and planning, workforce strategy and planning and leadership, mental health strategy and planning and precision medicine and research functions to improve health services available to the Queensland community, optimise health gains, reduce inequalities, and maximise the efficiency and effectiveness of the health system.
Previously Colleen has worked as a Principal for Deloitte Health Advisory, Executive Director, Health Service Strategy and Planning Metro North Hospital and Health Service and Senior Director, Health Service Planning Department of Health.
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