Executive Committee

2016 ADDC Executive Committee

To guide the ADDC, the following Executive Committee is responsible for governance and ADDC activities. This group represents key Australian disability and development agencies, many who were involved in the original formation of this consortium:

The processes and procedures for the election of the Executive Committee are contained within the ADDC Governance Framework

The new ADDC Executive Committee members elected in Nov 2015 are:  

Executive Committee Member





Ongoing positions




Katherine McLellan


National Disability Service

Alice Ridge


Australian Council For International Development (ACFID)

Raine Dixon


CBM Australia





Allocated Positions




Frank Hall-Bentick, Disabled People’s Organisation Representative


Australian Federation of Disability Organisations


Alexandra Devine, Academic/University Representative

Nossal Institute for Global Health


Glenn Lawless, Disability NGO Representative

Annecto - the people network


Robyn James, Development NGO representative
(Deputy Chairperson) 

Australia Pacific Islands Disability Support


General Positions


Jackie Lauff

Sport Matters


Samantha French

People with Disability Australia


Darryl Barrett

Australian Human Rights Commission


Chelsea Huggett



Paul Deany

Disability Rights Fund


Pascal Rigaldies

ADDC Executive Officer

Thank you to outgoing Executive Committee Members Brandon Ah Tong and Paul Crossley