Paul has been an accountant for over 35 years in Manufacturing, Import, Retail, Hospitality and Aged Care services. He has also been active in not for profit organisation for many years.

Since moving to Brisbane in 2009, he has connected with community groups in the Redlands Receiving an Inspiring Seniors award from Redlands Council in 2015.

Paul is currently acting as Treasurer for the Donald Simpson Community Centre, Redlands District Committee on the Ageing Inc., and Mates Theatre Genesis. Convenor of the Redlands Hearing impaired Support Group, Chieftain of Qld Malt Whisky Society – Redlands Branch, Chairman for the Seniors Month Committee in the Redlands, and a member of a number of community networks.

Meet Our Board & Team Members

The Centre has many facets and we attempt to manage and maintain a smooth operation for our members. We probably make mistakes but none of the volunteers takes home anything but satisfaction in making a contribution to our community.

Board Chairman
Tony Christinson joined the Donald Simpson Board as an RDCOTA nominee in January 2010 before legislative changes caused an end to such representation…
Deputy Chairman
Chris Sheehan is Secretary of the DSC. He is a lawyer who worked for the Commonwealth Government for 30 years and is now a
Board Member
Shane has a history of corporate life and finance skills to bring to the board with the betterment of the DSC Centre and community
Board Member
Laraine Dillon is a life-long professional communicator with many strings to her bow…
Board Member
Vimal is a Commercial and Succession Lawyer with McCarthy Durie Lawyers in Cleveland…
Thomas joined the Donald Simpson Centre as Centre Manager by the appointment of the Board in 2015 to oversee all management and operations of