Governing Council Members

Governing Council Members

What is the Governing Council?

The Governing Council of Glenunga International High School has responsibility for the good governance of the school, including setting strategic objectives and priorities, and budgeting and best use of available resources. The Council works closely with the Principal, who has direct responsibility for staff resources, curriculum and overall executive leadership.

When does the Governing Council meet?

The meeting dates for Governing Council in 2019.

Term 1

Due to COVID 19 Restrictions, no Governing Council meetings took place following the AGM

Term 2

Monday the 25th of May

  1. Governing Council welcomed new parent members and thanked to the outgoing Chair, Felicity Playford for services to the school.

New officer bearers were elected as follows:

  • Chair: Bruce Lines
  • Treasurer: Stacy Pickett
  • Secretary: Christine Favre

 

  1. Rob Love presented on Innovation and Entrepreneurial Thinking at GIHS.
  2. Governing Council was updated about the new building development and progress further to funding now being finalised.
  3. Governing Council noted Brandmode has been selected to continue in the supply of the school uniform.
  4. Governing Council congratulated the school, teachers and students on the management of teaching and learning during the recent challenging time.

Term 3

Term 4

Who are the members of Governing Council?

Bruce Lines

 

Position Held: Governing Council Chair

Term: 2019 – 2020

Key Skills: Strategy, Finance and Capital Planning

Interests: Governance, Innovation, Leadership Development

Bruce

Stacy Pickett

 

Position Held: Treasurer, FAC

Term: 2017-2018, 2019 – 2020

 

 

 

 

Stacy

Sanjeeva Balasuriya

 

Position Held:

Term:

Key Skills:

Interests:

 

Sanjeeva

Christine Favre

 

Position Held: Secretary Governing Council and Project GRO, Community Engagement Committee Member

Term: 2015-2016, 2017-2018, 2019

Key Skills: Project Management, Process Improvement, Logistic

Interests: International Baccalaureate, Community Engagement, 21st Century Learning

Christine Favre

Kenneth Ng

 

Position Held: 

Term: 

 

 

Angela FitzHenry

 

Position Held: Finance Committee, Project GRO

Term: 2017; 2018; 2019-2020

Key Skills: Governance, Strategic Development, Advocacy

Interests: 21st Century Pedagogy, Student Wellbeing, IB

 

 

Angela

Dora Jain

 

Position Held: Committee member Governing Council and Community Engagement Committee

Term: 2019-20

Key Skills: Risk management, strategic planning, communication and engagement

Interests: Strategy, leadership, preparing our children for the 21st Century

Dora

Mark Pitcher

 

Position Held: Governing Council Member

Term: 2019 – 2020

 

 

Mark Pitcher

Matt Bradley

 

Position Held: Governing Council Member

Term: 2019 – 2020

 

 

 

 

 

Matt Bradley

Jadwiga Savas

 

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Term:

Key Skills:

Interests:

 

Jo De Silva 

 

Position Held: Governing Council Member

Term: 2019-20

Key Skills: Project Management, Process Improvement, Logistic

Interests: Strategic Policy and Stakeholder Engagement

Interests: Social inclusion, Social Licence, Ethical Practice

 

Jo De Silva

Jason Bament 

 

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Term:

 

 

 

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Jeremy Chu

 

Position Held: Governing Council member

Term: 2019-20

Key Skills: Engineering, building construction, project management

Interests: Supporting the School and Wider Community

 

 

Jeremy Chu