Ordinary People,
Extraordinary Lives

Board of Management

Chairman

Trish Eerden

Regional CME Administrator at Riverland Regional Health Service. Joined the Board in June 2014.

Chief Executive Officer

Roger Firstbrook

Has been employed by the organisation since it's inception in 1986, and has worked in the field of intellectual disability for 30 years.

Took over the role of CEO in 2011. Also Public Officer and Responsible Officer. Non voting Board member.

Board Members

Jane Carpenter

Employed at Riverland Regional Health Service. Joined the Board in 2017.

Alison Jose

Accountant with WHK Thomsons. Has been a board member since the Annual General Meeting of 2012.

Ruth Firstbrook

Has been with the organization since it's inception 1986, and worked in the field of intellectual disability for 40 years. Resigned as

CEO in 2011 and  joined the Board. Has her own business providing training and consultancy primarily in the disability area.

Paul Patching

Employed as an Information Coordinator with TAFE Riverland. Joined the Board in April 2015.