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Queensland Division Council Election 2019

The Queensland Division Council Election has now closed.

The voting period for the Queensland Division Council Election closed on 9 September 2019 at 5.00pm AEST. The Election was held on 10 September 2019.

The successful candidates are as follows:

  • Ms Susan Forrester AM FAICD
  • Mr Paul Woosley MAICD

With effect from 1 October 2019, your Queensland Division Councillors are:

  • Ms Anne Cross AM FAICD (President)
  • Ms Annabelle Chaplain FAICD
  • Mr Grant Murdoch FAICD
  • Ms Teresa Handicott FAICD
  • Mr Paul Woosley MAICD
  • Mr Luckbir Singh GAICD
  • Mr Greg Tanzer GAICD
  • Mr Dawson Petie FAICD
  • Ms Susan Forrester AM FAICD

The AICD wishes to thank all those members who nominated, were nominated and participated in the voting.

Meet the QLD Council

The Council assists in providing guidance and strategic input into the direction of the Division.

The Queensland Council

The Queensland Division of the Australian Institute of Company Directors has a Queensland Council to assist in guidance and strategic input into the direction of the Division. The Council also approves all membership applications and subsequent upgrades of membership

The Role of the Council

The role of the Council is defined in Article 9.3 of our Constitution. To give effect to that role, the objectives of the Councils are:

A. To provide advice to the Australian Institute of Company Directors Board and CEO on:

i) Policy matters affecting the role of directors
ii) Australian Institute of Company Directors membership matters
iii) The strategy and policies of the Australian Institute of Company Directors itself and management issues that may arise from time to time.

B. To administer the membership of the Division, approving new members and upgrades.

C. To represent the views and aspirations of the Australian Institute of Company Directors in the Division’s territory and to develop relationships with leaders in directorship, regulation and politics who reside or are active in the territory.

D. To support the Division Manager with regard to:
i) Events
ii) Member service, member recruitment and retention and member grade matters
iii) The general conduct of the Division, including Director and Board Development programs


Council Members

Current members of the Queensland Council are:

  • Ms Anne Cross AM FAICD (President)
  • Ms Annabelle Chaplain FAICD
  • Ms Susan Forrester AM FAICD
  • Ms Teresa Handicott FAICD
  • Mr Grant Murdoch FAICD
  • Mr Dawson Petie FAICD
  • Mr Luckbir Singh GAICD
  • Mr Greg Tanzer GAICD
  • Mr Paul Woosley MAICD

Council Procedures

A Council consists of at least five and not more than ten members elected by the members of the Division. Each Council elects a President who serves for a period of up to three years at the discretion of the Council. Each Council also appoints one of its members, usually the Division President, to the Australian Institute of Company Directors board for a period of up to three years.

One third of Council members retire each year, although a retiring member may be eligible for re-election. The maximum time a Council member may serve is nine years, or three terms if less.

For more information on the role of the Council and it’s directive please view the Australian Institute of Company Directors by-laws

Postal Address:
GPO Box 73
Brisbane QLD 4001

Meet the QLD team

We have a dedicated team of staff to assist with any member queries and requests for information.

The Queensland Division of the Australian Institute of Company Directors has a dedicated team of staff to assist with any queries and requests for information. As a member you will be assigned your personal Member & Directors Executive to provide membership support.

Please find our staff members and contact details below:

Members & Clients - QLD

  • Josephine Webb GAICD - Acting State Manager
  • Donna Cameron AAICD - Team Coordinator
  • Ben Hanslip AAICD - Account Manager
  • Jeremy Walker AAICD – Account Manager
  • Christina Fenton GAICD - Program Executive
  • Kerri Giesemann GAICD - Program Executive
  • Melanie Leach AAICD - Program Executive
  • Carla Meusburger AAICD - Program Executive
  • Alexandra Slater AAICD – Program Coordinator
  • Katie Wise AAICD – Program Coordinator

Members & Clients - National (based in Qld)

  • Michelle Roennfeldt GAICD - National Team Leader – Member Support
  • Anna Drummond AAICD - Membership Partner ‑ Development
  • Christine Mina AAICD - Membership Partner ‑ Development
  • David Klauze AAICD - Membership Partner ‑ Development
  • Prue Fleming GAICD - Membership Partner ‑ Engagement
  • Joanna Thompson - Membership Partner - Support
  • Lombard Lam - Membership Partner - Support
  • Bree Larose - Directorship Opportunities Partner
  • Jess Will AAICD - Market Analyst and Scheduler

Business Centre & Member Lounge

  • Tracey Lawrence AAICD - Business Centre & Member Lounge Executive
  • Mary Cook - Business Centre & Member Lounge Coordinator

Advocacy

  • Scott Dickson AAICD - Sector Coordinator, Not For Profit

Contact Details

Address Level 9
123 Eagle Street
BRISBANE QLD
4000 Australia

Postal address
GPO Box 73
Brisbane QLD 4000
Email: qld@aicd.com.au
Phone: (07) 3222 5500
Facsimile: (07) 3222 5522

Regional focus

We support regional members and directors through courses and events.

The Australian Institute of Company Directors Queensland Division's presence in regional centres continues to grow. There are over 1,900 members distributed across the following regions:

  • Gold Coast
  • Toowoomba
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Mackay
  • Central Queensland
  • Townsville
  • Cairns

We recognise the importance of supporting regional directors and members with a focus on delivering events and education courses locally and understanding local needs and issues through our Regional Committees.

We invite you to explore the benefits of membership with us and learn more about our focus in your region.

Regional committees

Our regional committees are our connection with regional communities and members. We have committees representing each key region and committee members with a range of business and industry backgrounds.

Gold Coast

  • Liam Crawley FAICD (Chair)
  • Christine Lohman FAICD (Deputy Chair)
  • Ian Pritchard FAICD
  • Chris Hogan MAICD
  • Jeff Frazer MAICD
  • Keitha Dunstan GAICD
  • Stephen Roberts FAICD
  • Kimberley Pierce MACD

Central Queensland

  • Marni McGrath GAICD (Chair)
  • Bradford Beasley MAICD (Deputy Chair)
  • Adrienne Ward MAICD
  • Stephen Nicholls GAICD
  • Bron Christensen GAICD
  • Bill Boyd GAICD
  • Karen Schulz GAICD

 Sunshine Coast

  • Amanda Yeates MAICD (Chair)
  • Brenda Jamnik MAICD (Deputy Chair)
  • Paul Frederiks FAICD
  • Wayne Jenvey GAICD
  • Professor Birgit Lohmann GAICD
  • Timothy Spence Thomas GAICD
  • Debbie Blumel GAICD
  • Geoff De Lacy FAICD
  • Nathaniel Simpson MAICD

 Toowoomba

  • Julie Cotter GAICD (Chair)
  • Ivan Walls GAICD (Deputy Chair)
  • Shane Charles MAICD
  • Ann Houston GAICD
  • Jeremy Callachor GAICD
  • Bryce Camm GAICD
  • Amanda Tolson GAICD
  • John Minz FAICD

Cairns

  • Professor Paul Gadek FAICD (Chair)
  • Victoria Cuda GAICD (Deputy Chair)
  • Gail Rogers MAICD
  • David Williams GAICD
  • Stephen Olle GAICD
  • Robin Giason MAICD
  • Peter Faulkner GAICD
  • John Hayward GAICD
  • Julie Duncan GAICD

 Townsville

  • Kevin Arlett FAICD (Chair)
  • Patricia O'Callaghan MAICD (Deputy Chair)
  • Ian Conrad MAICD
  • Miranda Hamilton GAICD
  • Karen Read GAICD
  • Jane Nant GAICD

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