Our people

Our leadership and administration team combine with our specialist clinicians to make Re-centre one of the leading providers of private mind health care for the New Zealand community.

Re-centre is part of Acurity Health Group and Evolution Healthcare.  Meet the directors of Acurity Health Group and Evolution Healthcare.

Lyn Dawson

Clinical Manager

Lyn is our clinical manager at Re-centre and has worked in mental health for over 30 years. Lyn is a vital part of the senior leadership team and has been working hard behind the scenes to establish Re-centre and create clinical pathways for people.

“Our aim is to profoundly shift the landscape of mental health services along proven mind-health pathways, because Kiwis living their best lives is better for us all.”

Anita Mackie


Anita joined Re-centre in September 2019, and was involved in making sure we opened the doors on time. She has 12 years medical reception/administration experience both in Auckland and Christchurch.

Anita loves helping others and making everyone around her smile.

In her spare time, Anita likes to spend time with her little family, go to the family bach at Port Waikato or go to the movies.

Anita is a big supporter of the All Blacks and the Crusaders.

Priya Rai

Medical Liaison Officer

Priya was born and raised in Auckland and has a passion for music, food, arts, and travel.

Initially an anaesthetic technician, Priya moved into medical sales to focus on her passion in promoting healthcare services to practitioners to support Kiwis have exceptional healthcare and promote wellbeing.

As Medical Liaison Officer to Re-centre, Priya works with practitioners in the Auckland Region to promote the mental health services available to Kiwis by fostering relationships with General Practitioners and building a strong awareness in mental health education between specialists to primary healthcare providers.