Staff - Association for Children with Disability (Tas) Inc


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Caroline Pegg – Southern Based

Chief Executive Officer


 Nicole Gates – Southern Based

Program Manager

 Leigh Ruller – Southern Based

Communications & Information Officer

Cassie Sharp – Southern Based

Peer Support Coordinator and Facilitator

Shaelene Craddock – Southern Based

Senior Consultant

Kim Laffoley – Southern Based

Case Coordinator

Trinette Newell – Southern Based

Case Coordinator

Ainsley Scott – Southern Based

Case Coordinator

Pauline Craig – Southern Based

Case Coordinator

Nick Tabart – Southern Based

Case Coordinator

David Rowland – Southern Based

Case Coordinator – Casual

Suzanne Terhorst – Southern Based

Family Advocate

Janet Presser – Southern Based


Jacque Boxer – North West Based

Senior Family Advocacy and Support

Debbie Taylor – North West Based

Case Coordinator

Gary McMurtrie – North Based

Family Advocate

Jill Simmons – North Based

Case Coordinator

All staff can be contacted by email at

Contact Us

Hobart Office


Head Office

GPO Box 730, Hobart 7001


Phone: 6231 2466 or 0455 558 025 (during moving period)

Client Freecall

1800 244 742


59d Amy Road, Newstead 7250

Phone: 6343 0344


Office 3, 55 Best Street

Phone: 6424 7025


ACD Website

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ACD Membership

To help The Association for Children with Disability (TAS) to continue this important work please take Membership today!

The membership fee goes a long way to assisting the provision of ACD support options across our beautiful state.

$15 Families of children or young adults with a disability $50 other

All amounts are GST inclusive

Membership is from 1st July to the 30th June yearly.

An ACD representative will contact you to arrange payment options.



ACD is committed to the quality service provision and as such welcomes compliments and complaints as a way of improving our service.

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