Alzheimer’s Australia NSW is a company limited by guarantee registered under the Corporations Act 2001 and governed by a Board of Directors.


Alzheimer's Australia NSW Board members

Chairman (non-executive)Picture of the current Alzheimer's Australia Board members

Mr Paul Robertson AM



  • Assoc Prof Dr Richard Matthews MBBS AM (Vice Chairman)
  • Dr Jennifer Alexander
  • Mr Alistair Bell
  • Ms Lucille Bloch
  • Ms Eileen Hoggett
  • Mr Ian Horton
  • Mr David Lane
  • Ms Catharine Retter
  • Ms Dagmar Schmidmaier
  • Mr Malcolm Schyvens
  • The Hon John Watkins AM

Find out more about the Board members

Additional expertise is provided to Alzheimer’s Australia NSW by:

Honorary Medical Advisors

  • Professor Henry Brodaty AO
  • Dr Helen Creasey
  • Dr Bryce Vissel
  • Associate Professor Michael Valenzuela

Find out more about the Honorary Medical Advisors

Advisory Council

The Advisory Council is a group of eminent supporters who kindly give of their time and expertise to advise Alzheimer’s Australia NSW across a range of strategic issues.

  • Barbara Cail AM (Chair)
  • Ita Buttrose AO
  • Robert Douglass
  • Kathryn Greiner AO
  • Renata Kaldor AO
  • Geraldine Paton AO
  • Imelda Roche AO
  • Dagmar Schmidmaier AM
  • John Connor
  • The Hon. Prof Peter Baume AC
  • Anita Jacoby
  • ​Mr Peter Lazar AM

If you would like to contact a member of the Board or Advisory Council or an honorary Medical Advisor, phone (02) 98050100 or send an email.

Financial Status

Alzheimer's Australia NSW complies with the financial management requirements of the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC) under the Corporations Act of 2001.

Read the latest audited Financial Report or Annual Report  

Commitment to Quality

Alzheimer's Australia NSW is committed to continual improvement in all areas of operation. The organisation is regularly reviewed against a number of sets of standards including:

If you would like more information on this or to provide feedback on any of our activities, please contact us by email or Ph: 02 9805 0100