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: Stephen Byrne (BJT Legal), Graeme Dixon (FMP Group), Robert Hook (Community Member), Jodie Perry (McCain Food Australia) Observers: Sandra Campbell (RSM), Janet Dore (Chair Committee for Ballarat), Scott Williams (Chair LBWR Committee), 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: Lynne McLennan (UFS Dispensaries), Paul O'Donohue (Central Highlands Water), Don Robinson (Harwood Andrews), Committee for Ballarat Secretariat Support


LBWR Committee

This committee oversees the strategic development of LBWR.

Chair: Scott Williams (Scott Williams Consulting) Deputy Chair:  Norman Prueter (LBWR 2012, Pyrenees Shire) Members: Tony Chew (Learning Partner), Nicole Roberts (LBWR 2011, Sovereign Hill), Rodney Walton (Haymes Paint: Ex-Officio CfB), Bobby Mehta, Cassie Lindsey, Gayle Boschert, Melanie Robertson (CEO Committee for Ballarat).