Staff - The Association for Children with Disability (Tas) Inc


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Hobart – Southern Office

Caroline Pegg – Chief Executive Officer –

Nicole Gates – Program Manager

Heather Krause – Finance & Administration Officer

Leigh Ruller – Communications & Information Officer

Shara Piggot – Administration & Communications Officer

Shaelene Craddock – Advocate

Kim Laffoley – Case Coordinator

Trinette Newell – Case Coordinator

Ainsley Scott – Case Coordinator

Pauline Craig – Case Coordinator

Nick Tabart – Case Coordinator

David Rowland – Case Coordinator

Patricia Santos – Case Coordinator

Casandra Sharp – Peer Support Coordinator and Facilitator

Janet Presser  – Peer Connector

Melinda Oogjes – Peer Connector

Nicole McKillop – Youth Peer Mentor

Selina Spowart  – FYW Author / Peer Connector

Devonport – North West Office

Jacque Boxer – Advocate & Peer Support Facilitator

Donna Gibbons – Case Coordinator

Cybele Beach – Peer Connector (MyTime)

Launceston – Northern Office

Gary McMurtrie – Advocate

Marcia Brandwood – Case Coordinator

Jess Luttrell – Case Coordinator

Naomi Simpson-Kitt – Case Coordinator / Peer Support Facilitator

All staff can be contacted by email at

Contact Us


Head Office

Level 3, 168 Collins Street, Hobart Tas 7000

GPO Box 730, Hobart Tas 7001


Phone: 6231 2466

Client Freecall  – 1800 244 742


59d Amy Road, Newstead 7250

Phone: 6343 0344


Office 3, 55 Best Street

Phone: 6424 7025

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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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