National Presidents

Current standing president: 2012-present Lewes Peddell (QLD)

The past presidents of the Australian Band and Orchestra Directors’ Association (ABODA) and later ABODA National are:

  • 2010-2012 Jemima Bunn (VIC)
  • 2009-2010 Andrew Mathers (VIC, Life Member)
  • 2007-2009 Darryl Pope (SA)
  • 2004-2006 Shaun Dorney (QLD)
  • 2002-2004 Bruce Herriman (WA)
  • 2000-2002 Andrew Mathers (VIC, Life Member)
  • 1997-2000 Gary Clark (NSW)
  • 1996-1997 Andrew Mathers (VIC, Life Member)
  • 1994-1996 Janelle Dawson (WA)
  • 1990-1994 Ralph Hultgren (QLD, Life Member)
  • 1985-1990 Russell Hammond (NSW, Founding President)