NDS is governed by a national board which includes the elected chair from each state and territory, as well as representatives elected directly by members.
Joan McKenna Kerr, Chair of WA Division and CEO of the Autism Association of Western Australia
Anne Bryce, Chair of NSW Division and CEO of Achieve Australia Limited
Rohan Braddy, Elected Member and CEO of Mambourin Enterprises Ltd
Tony Burns, Chair of NT Division and CEO of HPA "Helping People Achieve"
Donna Bain, Chair of TAS division and General Manager of Self Help Workshop
Warwick Cavanagh, Elected Member and Chair of the Board of Active Community Housing
Christine Mathieson, Chair of VIC Division and CEO of Expression Australia
Joanne Jessop, Chair of QLD Division and CEO of Multicap
Mark Kulinski, Elected Member and CEO of Community Living Australia
Cathy Miller, Chair of SA Division and CEO of Torrens Foundation
Danielle Newport, Elected Member and CEO of Activ Foundation
Eric Thauvette, Chair of ACT Division and CEO of Hartley Lifecare
Gordon Trewern, Elected Member and CEO of Nulsen Disability Services