Board - Association for Children with Disability (Tas) Inc


ACD has a nine member volunteer Board of Management. Board Members are selected for the skills and knowledge that they will bring to ACD following a Board of Management skills assessment and recruitment process. At least 50% of the members of the Board of Management are parents/carers or family members of children and/or young people with disability or disabling conditions.

The ACD Board of Management meet at least 9 times per year and undertake governance work as required and by reference to the standing board calendar.

The current ACD Board of Management is lead by Lisa Risby, ACD President.

Other Executive Board Members are: Vice President Colin Broadbent and Treasurer Roger Colbeck

Ordinary Board Members are: Sally McShane, Nadia Ollington, Amanda Ashworth, Kate Stockford and Erin Van Maanen.

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Lisa Risby – President 

Colin Broadbent – Vice President 

Roger Colbeck – Treasurer 

Amanda Ashworth – Board Member 

Erin van Maanen – Board Member

Kate Stockford – Board Member 

Nadia Ollington – Board Member 

Sally McShane – Board Member 


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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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