Meet the Board


It is my very great pleasure to introduce you to the members of the Board. Each has made significant contributions to the Professional and Business communities of the Northern Territory. Each has contributed in voluntary capacities to local Community Organisations and Charities. Each has a passionate commitment to this organisation.

Mike Foley OAM - Chairman

Michael (Mike) Foley OAM
Anita Davidson
Vice President

Mike has worked on a number of Boards and Committees in Darwin, including the National Heart Foundation and Variety The Children's Charity. Mike has worked with Darwin musicians raising funds for Alzheimers Australia NT, The Cancer Council of Australia, Somerville, and Disaster Relief organisations. He is the Founder of Seniors Of Excellence NT Inc, a passionate dream of his for several years. His determination has realised that dream.

Anita's concerns for people of all ages especially if they struggle to deal with life's foibles, is highly regarded. Anita is a person who puts her shoulder to the wheel and drives by example. Her work over 30 years in the NT Education Department has been exemplary and includes; classroom teaching and leadership roles, providing consultancy and training on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) and Positive School Behaviour across the NT. Anita is passionately community minded and volunteers regularly. 

Jacqueline Anne Dowling

Jacqueline is a national Award winning CPA Accountant and is employed in the Northern Territory Government's Department of Attorney General and Justice.


Kay Foley
Secretary - Public Officer

Kay is a retired Secondary Science teacher working in the latter stages of her career, in distance education at the Northern Territory Open Education Center.

Kay has been a member of Variety the Children's Charity    for several years.