our board

The Hear and Say Board provide strategic and governance support to the CEO, Mr Chris McCarthy and the Management Team on a voluntary basis. Provided below are the names of the Hear and Say Board members, our Patron and Vice Patron.

Paul Laxon 
B.Com 
Chair 
Board Member since 1999 

 

Dr Dimity Dornan AO 
PhD UQ; HonDUniv USQ; B.SpThy; FSPAA; 
CpSp; LSLS Cert AVT 
Executive Director and Founder 
Board Member since 2005

Dr Jane Black 

PhD UQ; BSW (Class 1 Hons); Dip. Rad
Deputy Chair 
Board Member since 1995


 

Matthew Ames

MBA (Tech Mgt); BE (Env); GAICD

Director

Board Member since 2016    

 


Dr John Quayle

MBBS (Qld); FRCS (Ed); FRACS

Director

Board Member since 2016

         

               

 

Peter Riddles

BSc (Hons), Grad Dip Business, PhD, FAICD

Director

Board Member since 2013

Rod Solomons        

BA (Hons); M.-es-let

Director

Board Member since 2014


          
  Dr Margaret Steinberg AM 
PhD (Child Health & Edu); M.Phty; B.Phty (Hons); Dip.Phty 
Director 
Board Member since 2006 

With our sincere thanks to:

   
               

Mr Wally Lewis AM

Rugby League Legend

Hear and Say Vice Patron
               

 

 

Professor Graeme Clark AC

Inventor of the Cochlear Implant

Hear and Say Emeritus Patron

 

His Excellency the Honorable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland

Hear and Say Vice Regal Patron

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Dr Vinton Cerf

Co-founder of the internet, Senior Vice President & Chief Evangelist for Google

Hear and Say Internet Adviser