Board Of Directors
Mark Round has been elected to the position of Vice President of the APA, beginning 2021. He is excited to strongly support the recently elected and split roles on the Board of President (Scott Willis) and Chair (Jenny Aiken). Mark sees an exciting time for the APA and Physiotherapy profession as we navigate our way out of COVID-19 and then relentlessly pursue our advocacy goals to have more of our communities ‘Choose Physio’.
Previous to this role, Mark has been actively involved in APA governance since 2013 when he joined the Victorian Branch Council. He was the President of Victorian Branch in 2015 and 2016, before being elected to the APA Board in 2017. In his four years on the Board, Mark has served on the two major sub committees of the Board, the Audit and Risk Committee (ARC) and the Nominations and Remunerations Committee (NRC). He has also been involved on many external groups, including the Allied Health Roundtable Committee as part of the Commonwealth Primary Health Care 10 year plan as well as the Primary Care Safety and Quality Framework Committee for the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care. Mark also serves on the Board of Directors of the Australian Physiotherapy Council (APC) and is a member of the Clinical Council of the North Western Melbourne PHN.
Mark Round is currently the Managing Director of Symmetry Physiotherapy – a multi-disciplinary Physiotherapy and Allied Health group in Melbourne that currently operates out of eight sites. He is also a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD).
Chair, Physiotherapy Research Foundation
Member, Audit and Risk Committee
Term expires: 31 December 2022