College Board

The St Mary MacKillop College Board is accountable to the Catholic Education Commission of Western Australia (CECWA).

Board Members

  • Jacobus Botha - Chairperson
  • David Forster - Deputy Chairperson
  • Ric Toovey - Treasurer
  • Jocelyn Bird - Secretary
  • Renae Guthridge
  • Sue Thompson
  • Leo Gibbons
  • Mark Trovato
  • Tania Hall - P&F representative
  • Frank Norton - Ex-Officio
  • Father Nicandro Lim - Ex-Officio
  • Rachel de Mamiel - Business Manager

Objectives

The Board's main objective is to help the College fulfill its educational responsibilities in accordance with the Constitution, with the policies and practices prescribed or recommended by the CECWA, and with diocesan guidelines and prescriptions for the Religious Education programme.

Functions

The Board shall carry out the following functions in pursuit of its objectives:

  • planning for the present and future operation of the College
  • engaging or discharging on behalf of the Bishop of the Diocese, on the recommendation of the Principal, and in accordance with guideline issues from time to time by the CECWA, the teaching, auxiliary and maintenance staff required for the operation of the school
  • providing representation on the Committee which recommends the appointment of a Principal
  • disseminating information about the College and about Catholic Education to persons and organisations in the College community
  • liaising in all matters relating to the financial management of the College with persons and organisations in the local Catholic community
  • managing all finances associated with the College
  • advising the principal with respect to College policy that has financial implications

Download the College Board Nomination Form 2017

Download the Catholic School Board Constitution