Board Subcommittees

Our subcommittees provide advice to the Board.

Board Subcommittees

MAC (Membership & Communications) Committee

This committee provides advice to the Board on attracting and retaining a broad membership base and communicating effectively about Committee’s work.

Chair: Bill Mundy. Members: Phillip Lee (Ray White Ballarat), Robyn Reeves (Ballarat Community Health), John Fitzgibbon (Radio 3BA), Tony Stone (co-opted member), Janet Dore (Chair, Committee for Ballarat), Melanie Robertson (CEO Committee for Ballarat), Committee for Ballarat Secretariat Support.

FARM (Finance, Audit & Risk Management) Committee

This committee provides advice to the Board on all matters relating to finance, statutory reporting, audits and risk management to ensure Committee meets its responsibilities in these areas.

Chair: Luke Rieniets (Bendigo Bank). Members: Janet Dore (Chair Committee for Ballarat), Stephen Byrne (BJT Legal), Graeme Dixon (FMP Group), Robert Hook (co-opted member), Jodie Perry (McCain Foods Aust Pty Ltd) Observers: Sandra Campbell (RSM),  Melanie Robertson (CEO Committee for Ballarat), Paula Vagg (RSM, Secretariat Support).

Governance Committee

This committee ensures that the Board is performing at optimal levels, engaging and involving its members and planning for leadership succession.

Chair: Janet Dore (Chair Committee for Ballarat). Members: Dale Fraser (Ballarat Health Services), Paul O'Donohue (Central Highlands Water), Don Robinson (Harwood Andrews), Committee for Ballarat Secretariat Support

LBWR (Leadership Ballarat and Western Region) Committee

This committee oversees the strategic development of LBWR.

Chair: Nicole Roberts (LBWR 2011, Sovereign Hill). Members: Tony Chew (Learning Partner), Bobby Mehta (LBWR 2012, UFS Dispensaries), Norman Prueter (LBWR 2012, Pyrenees Shire), Melanie Robertson (CEO, Committee for Ballarat), Michelle Whyte (EO, LBWR).