Nerve Connection Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of its first Managing Director, Wendy Blucher. An experienced commercial lawyer, Wendy has been a volunteer director and the company secretary of the Foundation since its inception. She holds a Bachelor of Laws and is admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Courts of Queensland and Victoria and the High Court of Australia.  She is also a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and an Associate of the Governance Institute of Australia.

Wendy is a strong advocate for the benefits of clinical trials and research in the area targeted by the Foundation. During her career, Wendy has had exposure to a wide array of complex businesses and industries, which has given her a capacity for thinking clearly and acting decisively. She brings with her an ability to communicate effectively with all stakeholders, and the commercial acumen to maximise impact for the benefit of the Foundation and those it serves.

Wendy is married to Michael Blucher and together they have three children, all of whom are hardy volunteers for the Foundation.