Great Mynds was founded by Dr Anthony Llewellyn who has 20 years of public health sector experience in a range of senior leadership, management and executive roles.

Anthony recently led a major reform of medical training in NSW as part of the Health Education & Training Institute of NSW Executive Team.

Anthony holds specialty qualifications in Psychiatry as well as a Masters in Health Administration and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.  Anthony has had unique experiences sitting on both sides of the Board table.

This means we can offer our clients a unique set of capabilities.

September 2016 - Present

Managing Director

Great Mynds Pty Ltd

Great Mynds and AdvanceMed Services established

  • RACP Selection into Trainee Employment Guide
  • NSW Health Hospital JMO Training and Wellbeing Report
  • Medical Careers Workshops Sydney and Brisbane
  • Online Courses
  • CV Review
  • Interview Coaching
  • Leadership Coaching
September 2016 - Present

Sep 2012 – Sep 2016

Executive Medical Director

Health Education & Training Institute of NSW
  • oversight of several medical workforce & training programs, including annual intern allocation, prevocational hospital accreditation, hospital skills, surgical skills, emergency, basic physician and psychiatry training
  • member of Executive Leadership Team with responsibility for organisational strategy
Sep 2012 – Sep 2016

Jan 1998 – Sep 2012

Executive Medical Director & Acting Director Medical Workforce

Hunter New England Local Health District
  • Commenced as Resident Medical Officer
  • Registrar in Psychiatry
  • Senior Staff Specialist in Psychiatry
  • Manager Medical Administration, Mental Health Services
Jan 1998 – Sep 2012


Anthony is an experienced Management Consultant having advised Deputy-Secretaries, Chief Executives and Specialty Colleges.

Medical Workforce Evaluations

Anthony is passionate about getting the best performance from medical workforce and strategic alignment with organizational needs.  He has developed a unique audit program to review the performance of senior medical appointments.


Anthony’s coaching clients range from interns and residents seeking assistance with their specialty applications to senior medical managers wanting to improve their leadership performance.

Report Writing

Anthony has written and delivered a number of key reports both in his public sector roles as well as a consultant.

Training Development

Anthony has an experienced background in developing high quality training programs.   He also holds the record for the most highly attended Bi-national Prevocational Forum Feel free to contact us if you are wanting to develop a program or are needing help with a conference

Board Roles

Anthony is an accomplished Board Director and maintains his Graduate status with the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Anthony has served in a number of positions over the years.
Anthony brings the following key strengths to the Board table:

  • knowledge of the health, education and public sectors
  • strategy and execution
  • people management

NSW Government Pre Qualified

Med Apps | Resident Guide
Med Apps | Resident Guide
The Royal Australasian College of Physicians

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