Life Memberships Awarded

Two long-serving Directors of Healthy Options Australia were awarded Life Membership at our recent AGM. Both Dr John Roulston AM and Mr Peter Henderson have provided incredible leadership and service to the organisation over their many years of stewardship on the Board.

Dr John Roulston AM

The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Drug Awareness and Relief Foundation (Australia) trading as Healthy Options Australia had great pleasure in bestowing upon Dr John Roulston AM, Honorary Life Membership of the organisation as an appreciation for his outstanding contribution to our Group between the years 1996 to 2015.  Dr Roulston AM fulfilled the roles of Chairman, Vice Chairman and Director, as well as serving on a number of Board committees and as the Honorary Dean of the College of Addiction, Research and Education that has now become the Centre for Addiction, Research, Education and Recovery.  In addition to his contribution to our organisation, Dr John Roulston AM has served member agency the Uniting Church in Queensland through many roles including Moderator, Director of Community Education and more recently as the Minister to Glebe Road and then the Brookfield and Kenmore congregations.

Mr Peter Henderson

The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Drug Awareness and Relief Foundation (Australia) trading as Healthy Options Australia had great pleasure in bestowing upon Mr Peter Henderson, Honorary Life Membership of our organisation as an appreciation of his outstanding contribution to our group between the years 1979 to 2018 and more recently as a part time Chief Financial Officer to the Group.  Peter fulfilled the roles of Chairman, Vice Chairman and Treasurer, as well as serving on a number of Board committees. In addition to his service to our organisation Mr Henderson has served on a number of Uniting Church Board and related committees as well as a lifelong commitment to the member agency the Independent Order of Rechabites District No. 87.