Who is behind The Brisbane Dialogues?
As an organisation, TBD consists entirely of a small but growing band of part time volunteers who believe that civil discourse is essential for a healthy society and want to help preserve and promote it. Active volunteers include:
Louis Altena, student
Simon Bowler, respiratory physician
Fred D'Agostino, emeritus humanities professor
Tyson Etri, student
Murray Hancock, retired businessman
Lorraine Hildebrand, process engineer
Natalie Kennedy, English teacher
Jackie Poetzscher, accountant
Elizabeth Simard, film producer
There are many others who provide valuable moral, marketing, networking, financial, on-the-day event or other support.