Board members 2020-2021

October 27th, 2020

At our Annual General Meeting on 25th October 2020 Dr Cynthia Roberts PhD was elected to the Board for a 2-year term.   Cynthia is a trained geneticist. She graduated from Adelaide University with Honours in Genetics and completed her PhD in preimplantation genetics  from Sydney University. Cynthia has a background in genetic research as well as running a clinical cytogenetics service in NSW at Royal North Shore Hospital and Genea (previously Sydney IVF), particularly focussing on prenatal testing.   Cynthia’s adult son Daniel has Fragile X syndrome, and Cynthia has been involved with Fragile X Association over many years.

The following Board members were re-appointed to the Board for further terms:
Prof W Ted Brown – 2 year term
Mike Tozer – 2 year term
Kate McKeand – 2 year term
Graham Hook – 1 year term
Katherine Brown – 1 year term

The Board has 8 board members in total.


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