AACMA national office consists of seven full-time and one part-time employees.


General Manager - Douglas Bates

Contact the General Manager regarding the following: Governance, Legal Issues and Claims, Regulation and Registration, Complaints, Policy Issues, Board Liaison, Operational Issues, Financial Oversight.

Accounts and General Administration - Yan Zhang

Contact Accounts regarding the following: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Annual Membership Fees, Fee Payment Plans. 

Office Manager - Elizabeth Thomas
Contact Reception regarding the following: Contact Point for CEO, Office Reception and Administration, Member Product Orders, Practitioner Referrals, Annual Fee Payment. Also: General Accounts Enquiries.
 Communications Officer- Patricia Higgins 
Contact Communications regarding the following: AACMA Publications ( Jing-Luo [Member magazine], Annual  Report) Australian Journal of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine ( AJACM), Member Communications (E-news), AACMA Member Webpages (New & Updates), AACMA Social Media, Display Advertising, Classifieds Ads, Media Liaison, Member Product Development (Brochures etc).
Events and Administration Officer - Mia Zhang

Contact  Events and Administration regarding the following: State Committee Events (Events & Committees liaison), AACMAC - Australasian Acupuncnture and Chinese Medicine Annual Conferences   Exhibition and Sponsorship, AACMA Mentoring Program, AACMA Online Communication System, Advertising Email-out, Diary Dates Listing, CPD Applications, Events Registration Processing.    

Member Services - Elena Huang

Contact Member Services regarding the following: Oversight of Membership Administration, Member and Student Application Forms, Applications in Progress, Change of Membership Status, Health Fund Enquiries. Annual Accreditation Certificates, Member Profile Form Updates. Accreditation Committee Liaison and Support. Examinations, FAC, PI, CPD Certificates and Annual Compliance. 

 Member Services - Chris Dunn-Mead
Contact Membership regarding the following: First Aid Certificate,CPD Enquiries, Change of Clinic Address, General Administration. Also: Various Member Enquiries.