John Ryall joined the board in 2019. He was child migrant from the UK and was sent to Castledare and Tardun. John took part in National Service, then went on to study music and opera at the NSW Conservatorium. He sang with the Queensland Opera and St Stephen’s Cathedral Brisbane, and later continued studying at WAAPA and taught and sang at St Mary’s Cathedral Perth. John has been actively involved with Tuart Place since 2008 and is currently Chairperson of the Social Activities Group. He is delighted to be on the FACT Board as it gives him further opportunities to support the work of Tuart Place.