Our experts

Ron Hooton

Chief Executive Officer
Throughout his career Ron has worked extensively in the primary health care sector and not-for-profit sector.

Karen Knight

General Manager QLD, NT, Government Relations and Advocacy
Karen has been blind since birth. She is a registered psychologist with previous experience in mental health, youth suicide prevention and mental health promotion.

Chris Edwards

Manager Government Relations and Advocacy
Chris Edwards has over 20 years’ experience working in the blindness and low vision sector holding leadership roles in employment, assistive technology and service delivery.

David Woodbridge

Senior Adaptive Technology Consultant, Technology Services
David lost his sight when he was eight years old and had to learn braille. Since then, he completed high school and went to Sydney University receiving a Social Work degree.