• Betty Jean Dee-Price, ADELAIDE

    Educator, social worker and now PhD candidate (having received a scholarship in public health) Betty-Jean (B-J) Price brings a wealth of experience to the Dignity Party team.  She is passionate about advancing the rights of people with complex communication needs,...

  • Anastasia Svetlichny, BLACK

    Anastasia Svetlichny grew up in the Hallett Cove area where she currently lives and with the ocean at her doorstep, she enjoys fishing and snorkelling.  She has a strong sense of justice, and wants to see services in the community...

  • Joanne Blesing, BRAGG

    Joanne Blesing is passionate about advocating for people living with a disability and especially being a voice for the voiceless to ensure that not only are their needs met, but that they are included as a matter of course, not...

  • Madeline McCaul, CHELTENHAM

    Madeline McCaul has a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Politics, and a Graduate Diploma in Public Health. Madeline stands with the Dignity Party because she want South Australia to be a place where fairness, equality and freedom of expression is...

  • Ted Evans, COLTON

    Dr. Ted Evans believes that for too long the human rights of people with disabilities have not been upheld. “As a parent carer, I have advocated for my children all their lives,” says Ted. With a research, policy and academic...

  • Lucy McGinley, CROYDON

    The health, environmental and economic impacts of climate change are already being felt in South Australia. As a society we need to prepare rapidly for the changes, and be informed about what we can do in our own lives to...

  • Ben Wilson, DUNSTAN

    Ben has had a close connection to the eastern suburbs for most of his life. He lived as a child and as an adolescent at various homes in the area and completed both his primary and secondary schooling in the...

  • Nick Schumi, ELDER

    ‘I am a candidate for the Dignity Party to raise awareness of what disability means to each and every person.  I believe it is everybody’s issue, whether you have a disability or not’. Nick Schumi believes it’s time disability becomes...

  • Emma Cresdee, ENFIELD

    Emma graduated from Flinders University with a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Politics, minoring in Public Policy.  This theoretical background is now being applied through her work as a Trainee Assistant in the Office of Hon Kelly Vincent, Dignity Party...

  • Garry Connor, GIBSON

    Garry’s strength comes from his role as parent-carer of two sons with profound autism, he knows the struggles faced in finding adequate support services for children living with disabilities, especially for those in regional SA.  Garry knows families are doing...

  • Rick Neagle, HARTLEY

    President of Dignity Party, Rick Neagle’s interest in furthering the rights of people with disabilities comes from his experience as father and carer to his son Mitchell, who has autism.  Rick is dedicated to seeing all people with a disability...

  • Cristina Rodert, KAVEL

    Cristina Rodert lives in Littlehampton and has studied Forestry, Natural Resources Management, Remote Sensing & Geographic Information System, Financial Services and Accounting.  She currently works as an Employment Consultant as she is motivated to work with people.  She is passionate...

  • Monica Kwan, MORPHETT

    Monica Kwan is a mother of three and an Endocrinologist (medical specialist). With one of her daughters having multiple disabilities, Monica understands the needs of children and young people with disabilities. She notices the lack of understanding of the needs...

  • Bryan Tingey, PORT ADELAIDE

    Proud Port Adelaide local, Bryan Tingey is a well-known artist and disability activist.  He understands the community issues in the area and believes Dignity Party could bring a lot of positive change for the better to Port Adelaide.  As an...

  • John Duthie, TORRENS

    With a background as a project manager and team leader in corporate and government IT, John brings a wealth of experience to the Dignity Party.  Since sustaining a spinal cord injury when a tree limb fell on him in 2009,...

  • Cathi Tucker, WAITE

    Locally, Cathi has been a strong advocate for improved public transport and safer suburban streets as well as a supporter of the rail freight by-pass option. “I’m disappointed that governments of both persuasions at state and federal level continue to...

  • Phillip Beddall, WEST TORRENS

    Phillip Beddall is a long time campaigner and advocate for human rights, he is proud of the progress the Dignity Party has achieved in increasing fairness and equality in the community.  The cost of living, and energy bill related poverty...