Management Board

The Management Board is formed of passionate, proactive, purpose-driven individuals to build harmonious and productive members.

Key objectives the Management Board is working on include:

  • Developing and implementing a governance model that supports sustainable growth.
  • Ensuring resource capacity, capabilities, and funding activities support organisation objectives.
  • Developing and delivering sustainable, evidence-based service delivery.
  • Developing and delivering community-minded engagement programs.
  • Advocating on behalf of our community to ensure our community has a voice in the public arena.

Meet ADHD WA Management Board Members:

Dr Michele Toner

Management Board Chair

OAM, ADHD WA Management Board Chair, Member of ADHD WA Professional Advisory Body, ADHD Coach and Consultant. Michele has been supporting people with ADHD since 1995 through ADHD WA, and currently serves on the Board and PAB. She has completed a PhD in the field of ADHD. Aside from her academic qualifications Michele’s coach training…

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Management Board Chair

Lily Chiang


Lily joined ADHD WA as a family member in July 2020.  She was then appointed as Treasurer for ADHD WA in the AGM of June 2021.  Lily has been working from home since December 2007 as a SMSF Tax Accountant.  She completed a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) in 1996, a Graduate Diploma in Banking &…

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Kim Dixon


Kim joined ADHD WA as Secretary in September 2016. She has a background in management consulting and law and has made a career over the last 15 years in IT Project Management. She is focused on the delivery of organisational strategy using the discipline, transparency, stakeholder empowerment and inter-team collaboration that can be achieved by…

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Dr Roger Paterson

Board Member

I provide assessment and treatment of ADHD in teenagers and adults, starting at about 16 and continuing into later life as needs be. I am in full-time private practice in Nedlands. My focus is on medication treatment and I liaise closely with colleagues who provide the essential aspects of a multimodal treatment approach e.g. psychologists…

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Board Member

Catherine Natale

Board Member

Catherine Natale joined ADHD (WA) as a member of the board of management in June 2019 and has overseen the membership and marketing portfolios. She has over twenty five years experience in sales and marketing in the food and liquor wholesale industry and is currently the founding director of Traceable Sustainable Provenance. Catherine has a…

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Board Member

Kate Warren

Board Member

Kate is a senior corporate Lawyer with 15 years’ experience in workplace health and safety, industrial relations and employment law.  She is an experienced advocate driven to provide consistently excellent legal services and solutions in a collaborative environment, and has a passion for providing proven strategies and optimal outcomes for clients.

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Board Member

Mary Butterworth

Mary joined ADHD WA in January 2022 as a family member and was appointed to the Board in March 2022. Mary has sat on numerous boards in varying roles and in 2016 graduated from the Australian Institute for Company Directors (AICD) and attended subsequent PD in “The role of the Not for Profit Chair”, “Governance…

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