Ministerial Advisory Council on Disability - Independent adviser to the WA Minister for Disability Services - Keeping government informed

Tony Vardaro

Mr Tony Vardaro

1st Term: 01/01/2018 – 31/12/2019

Tony is passionate about human rights and supporting people to develop their potential. His personal life journey coming from a migrant family and living with a disability gives him a perspective and understanding of people for whom English is not their first language and who live with a disability. He is keen to empower and inspire other people to strive for what is important to them.

He has enjoyed a long career as a social worker, mentor and client advocate, case manager, program manager and group leader. Tony is a former member of the Commonwealth Ministerial Advisory Board on Disabilities and a member of several advocacy and support community groups.