ADAQ is governed by a State Council elected by the Membership. ADAQ Committees support and advise the Council which has ultimate responsibility for all activities of ADAQ.

Representation on Council is provided by the elected Councillors of whom ten are based in SE Queensland (broadly an area between Noosa and Coolangatta and West to Gatton).  Five Councillors are elected by Members from the other regions of the state.  Council also comprise an Immediate Past President and two Federal Councillors all of whom are appointed by Council.

The results of the annual election of the ADAQ were confirmed at the AGM held on 24 November 2016.
We are pleased to advise that the new Office Bearers and Councillors for 2017 are:


Dr Gary Smith

Snr Vice President:

Prof Laurie Walsh

Jnr Vice President:

Dr Paul Mickenbecker


Dr Anders Blomberg

Federal Councillors:

Dr Brad Wright

Dr Martin Webb

Executive Officers:

Dr Adrian Frick

Dr Norah Ayad


Dr Julee Birch

Dr Ron Blake

Dr Emily Close

Dr Pauline Ford

Dr Rob Hazlewood

Dr Ralph Kelsey

Dr Tish Lo

Prof Ian Meyers


ADAQ Executive

The ADAQ Executive consists of the President, Senior Vice-President, Junior Vice-President, Treasurer, two Executive Officers and the Immediate Past President.  The Executive, under the general control and direction of the Council, implements the decisions of Council and General Meetings.