Welcome and congratulations to the incoming 2020/21 Board of Directors (BOD), including two non member positions.
Board of Directors
Chair, Alister Robertson, New Zealand
CEO & co founder, Kate Swaffer, Australia
Treasurer & co founder, John Sandblom, USA
Eileen Taylor, Australia
Wally Cox, USA
Christine Thelker, Canada
Diana Blackwelder, USA
Bobby Redman, Australia
Bill Turner, Australia
Two non member (volunteer) positions:
Secretary, Sarah Yeates, Australia
Finance Officer, Tamara Claunch, USA
Three Working Committees:
Within these committees, there is a permanent Finance and Fundraising Sub committee, an Action group, a Membership sub committee, and others as required.
Professional Advisory Council:This new group consists of a number of global dementia experts, researchers, medical doctors, an attorney, a CPA and others, to be announced soon.
Special thanks also to our past 2019 Board members, co-opted board members and our two volunteers for their time, commitment and hard work, all of which benefit not just members, but the global dementia community.