Governance - NT

Alzheimer's Australia NT Inc is a not-for-profit organisation that was incorporated in 1990.

It was created in response to public concern about the lack of information, resources and appropriate support for people with dementia


Dr Valerie Asche, AM 

Medical Advisor

Dr Michael Lowe 

Board Members

Jenna Dennison– President 
Julie Nicholson– Vice President 
Jacqueline Dowling – Treasurer 
Kylie Beard -  Secretary 

Neil von Bertouch - Interim Treasurer & Public Officer

Committee Members

Lorna Maher
Claire Bell
Vicki Krause 


Kylie Beard,   Chief Executive

Finance and Administration

Hussein Rakka, Finance and Administration Officer

Karen O'Brien,  Administration Officer


Jennifer Buckley, Program Manager


Education staff

Klem Hedenig, Educator


Client Services Staff

Louise Collett, Younger Onset Dementia Advisor Darwin

Lowell Wood, Client Services Coordinator Alice Springs

Susan Williams, Client Services Coordinator/ Key Dementia Advisor Darwin

Jillian Suitor, Dementia Advisor Darwin

Gillian McQuinn, Community Respite Facilitator Darwin 

Jeanette Shipp, Community Respite Assistant Darwin

Judy Kay, Community Engagement Officer Darwin

Wendy MacKenzie, Key Dementia Advisor Darwin

Gucki Reissenberger, Key Dementia Advisor Darwin