Our board is made up of people with disabilities, those caring for people with disabilities and professionals who have made a strong working commitment to our cause. We are all passionate about giving all Australians a “fair go” and an equal opportunity for a full life in their chosen communities.

  • Rick Neagle, President

    As Dignity Party President, Rick is an active spokesperson for the organisation. He stood as candidate in the electorate of Dunstan (formerly Norwood) in the 2006, 2010 and 2014 SA elections.  During his tenure as President (2010 – ) Rick...

  • Phillip Beddall is smiling at the camera. he is wearing a Dignity Party name badge. he has a light grey collared shirt on with a blue grey blazer over the top.

    Phillip Beddall, Chair & Campaign Committee Chair

    Phillip has a life-long experience of disability, and has been active as a human rights campaigner and disability advocate for over 30 years including extensive experience in accommodation and self-managed support models. He is interested in how policy impacts on...

  • Emma Cresdee, Secretary

    Emma has a BA (Major Politics, Minor Public Policy) from Flinders University. During 2017-2018 Emma joined the staff of Hon Kelly Vincent, Dignity Party MLC as Trainee Executive Assistant. As a regular community volunteer, Emma understands the importance of stepping...