Welcome and congratulations to the incoming 2020 Board of Directors (BOD). We also have two non member positions, and are also excited to announce a number of changes to Governance and our structure.
Board of Directors
Chair/CEO, Kate Swaffer, Australia
Vice Chair, Alister Robertson, New Zealand
Treasurer, John Sandblom, USA
Eileen Taylor, Australia
Wally Cox, USA
Christine Thelker, Canada
James McKillop, Scotland, UK
Bobby Redman, AustraliaBill Turner, Australia
Two new 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.