Our people


Our board of directors sets the direction and policy on key issues, based on the agreement of our members. It makes sure the organisation is focused on its purpose and strategic objectives, and manages its resources efficiently and effectively.

Serena Ovens – Chairperson Physical Disability Council NSW
Deborah Wilson – Deputy Chair Independent Advocacy in the Tropics, QLD
Michael Bleasdale – Treasurer ADACAS, ACT
Geoff Southwell Leadership Plus, VIC
David Petherick VALID, VIC
Fiona Campbell Independent Advocacy SA
Jenny Hughes Advocacy for Disabuility Access & Inclusion, SA


Chief Executive Officer

Mary Mallett

Email: ceo@dana.org.au