Allan Thompson

Committee Member & U3A Directory

Allan lives with his family in Moruya NSW. He was born in Bondi, New South Wales. His father was a Civil Engineer and his mother an elocutionist. He has six (6) grandchildren and two (2) great grandchildren.

Allan started a broadcasting career with 2GB in Sydney in 1941 and moved to television in 1967, becoming an Industrial Advocate for the Australian Commercial Television Industry in 1974. He became involved with U3A Online in 1998 as a member of the Project Reference Group, was Secretary/Treasurer from 2001 to 2004 and was then Vice President for twelve months. Allan again took up the role of Treasurer in 2009 which he relinquished in August of that year.