Dr. Fiona Joske was born in Melbourne in 1956 and moved to Tasmania as a teenager.
She graduated in Medicine from the University of Tasmania in 1979 and is now a General Practitioner with practices in both Longford and Perth. She is married to Dr. Tim Flanagan and they have two children.
Fiona joined the Board of Directors of Eskleigh in 2000 and is the immediate past Chair. She is a member of the Medical Board of Australia and a member of the Council of the University of Tasmania.