At Capital Pathology, we are committed to providing the highest quality professional service to our doctors, patients and other clients.
We live by our Values to continuously improve in a professional environment; whilst upholding strong medically focussed and ethical values.
Because we rely on our dedicated and extremely skilled staff to preserve our high standards, we aim to provide an atmosphere which encourages professional and personal development for all our employees.
At Capital Pathology we are always willing to provide assistance to our clients, and we encourage you to contact our Client Services Manager  if you have any queries, suggestions or concerns.

Phil Brew
Phil Brew
Operations Manager
02 6285 9800
Phil graduated from the Australian National University in 1978 and commenced employment in Pathology in 1979. He has extensive experience in a number of areas of pathology, in both public and private laboratories. Phil joined Capital Pathology in 1987, and has been Operations Manager since 1995. Phil is responsible for the day to day running of the laboratory, and leads the senior management team.
Lindsey Browning
Lindsey Browning

Laboratory Services Manager

02 6285 9824


Lindsey joined Capital Pathology in May 2012 after working for a number of years in both hospital and community medical laboratories in New Zealand. He has extensive managerial experience across many areas of the laboratory and has a particular interest in project management. Lindsey is responsible for the pre analytical services at Capital Pathology and is a member of the senior management team.

David Lewis
Financial Controller
02 6285 9897

David is a member of the National Institute of Accountants and holds a Diploma in Accounting Procedures. David commenced with Capital Pathology in 1996 and prior to this had 11 years experience as a financial accountant for a company within the retail sector. David is a member of the senior management team.

Chris Ward
Chris Ward
Client Services Manager
02 6285  9805

Chris joined Capital Pathology in 2014, having worked within the Sonic Healthcare group for 14 years, starting off in the Results Department at Douglass Hanly Moir in Sydney. He spent 7 years in Brisbane with Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology as a Medical Liaison Manager in the Marketing Department, before moving to Canberra to be our Client Services Manager.  He has a keen interest in technological innovation and its role in delivering high quality service levels to the healthcare sector, and has been heavily involved in several significant innovations, especially within the area of e-health.

Mark Cummins
 BAppSc (Clinical Laboratory Science), AASM, JP
Goulburn Regional Manager
02 4821 4011

Mark completed his degree in 1987 and immediately commenced employment as a Scientist with Dr John Docker, a private pathology practice in Goulburn. Mark rose through the ranks from scientist to Senior Scientist/ Laboratory Manager. When the practise was acquired by Capital Pathology in November 2006 Mark became the Regional Manager. His special interests are in Microbiology and Haematology.

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Jo-Anne Dennis
Histology/Cytology Manager
02 6285 9869

Jo-Anne graduated with a BSc from the University of Sydney in 1981 with majors in Biochemistry and Histology. Working briefly in Sydney she then moved to Wollongong where she worked in the Histology department at the then Dr Steve Anderson (now SIML) practice. Jo-Anne moved to Canberra and joined the Barratt and Smith (now Capital Pathology) practice in Queanbeyan in 1990.  She became Histology Manager in 2001 and now also manages the Cytology department.


Yvette Dumas
Office Manager
02 6285 9836

Yvette joined Capital Pathology in November 2012. She is a qualified librarian and information management professional with extensive experience in the management of Information Technology (IT) and library business systems. She brings her strong background in supporting business processes by successfully implementing and integrating relevant technologies with administration and service delivery functions to the role. Yvette has an inherent commitment to quality and the continuous improvement of the business processes underlying excellent client services. She has a special interest in personalised service delivery.

Stacey Hunter
Stacey Hunter
BAppSc (Med Lab Sci), MAppSci
Quality Improvement Manager
02 6285 9882
After working in medical research for 2 years, Stacey joined Capital Pathology in 1994. Working in the biochemistry department, she developed a passion for workflow improvements and the provision of a customised high quality service. Stacey was promoted to the Quality Improvement Manager in 2001 and uses her extensive laboratory experience to ensure our quality of service continues to grow. Stacey also oversees our ongoing accreditation with NATA.
Sandra Molloy
BAppSc (Med Lab Sci) Master Medical Lab Science, (MBA)
Clinical Laboratory Manager
02 6285 9834

Sandra commenced with Capital Pathology in 2000 after working in a variety of laboratories across Melbourne. She worked as a microbiologist, before expanding her knowledge in other areas inlcuding biochemistry and haematology/blood bank serology. She has since completed her MBA and has developed a keen interest in HR Management, particularly organisational development and leadership. Sandra is a member of ASM and the Australian Inst. of Management.

Steve Peak
Collection Manager
02 6285 9800
Steve joined Capital Pathology in October 2006 as the Corporate Coordinator, and was promoted to Collection Manager in May 2008. Steve gained a wealth of medical experience whilst serving as a Medic in the Australian Defence Force from 1994 until 2002. He also spent time with the National Blood Service in the United Kingdom before his return to Australia in 2006.