Past National Presidents

See below for a gallery of all APLA/ALA National Presidents.

In honour of the ALA's 25th anniversary, some of our past National Presidents have reflected on their time in the role. Read their reflections here.

Andrew Christopoulos. Noor Blumer Laura Neil
2019–20: Andrew Christopoulos (NSW) 2018–19: Noor Blumer (ACT) 2017–18: Laura Neil (Qld)
Greg Phelps Andrew Stone SC
2016–17: Tony Kenyon (Vic) 2015–16: Greg Phelps (NT) 2014–15: Andrew Stone SC (NSW)
Geraldine Collins Tony Kerin Greg Barns

2013–14: Geraldine Collins (Vic)

2012–13: Tony Kerin (SA) 2011–12: Greg Barns (Tas)
Brian Hiliard Mark Blumer Clara Davies
2010–11: Brian Hilliard (Tas)

2009–10: Mark Blumer (ACT)

2008–09: Clara Davies (Vic)
Ian Brown Simon Morrison
2007–08: Ian Brown (Qld) 2006–07: Simon Morrison (Qld). Read his reflection. 2005–06: Richard Faulks (ACT). Read his reflection.
Tom Goudkamp OAM John Gordon Rob Davis

2004–05: Tom Goudkamp OAM (NSW). Read his reflection.

2003–04: John Gordon (Vic) 2001–03: Rob Davis (Qld)
Dr Peter Cashman Peter Semmler QC
1999–01: Dr Peter Cashman (NSW) 1998–99: Peter Carter (Qld)

1994–98: Peter Semmler QC (NSW)