Palmerston Association is a mission driven not for profit organisation. Its dynamic and highly professional Board provides strategic leadership, financial, and risk oversight within a robust governance framework.

Palmerston is committed to continuous quality improvement of its services to consumers, staff and stakeholders. It has been an accredited organisation since 2013 using the Standard on Culture Secure Practice. In 2016, it was reaccredited at the higher standard of good practice and this was reconfirmed at the mid-cycle accreditation in December 2017.

Office holders

Alan Ferris

Louise Forster
Vice Chair

Ian Edwards


Tony Silipo

Annalee Stearne

Carlo Bellini

Jordan Kelly

Melissa Stoneham

Bruce Loo

Bruce Wiltshire

Erica Lampropoulos

Life Members

  • Hal Jackson
  • Rev George Davies
  • Maureen Hinton
  • Pam McKenna