Independent Chair

Mr Lindsay J Ruddle B Com FCA FGIA

Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary (retired) Former Company Secretary of Sigma Company Limited (to 2003). Former Chairman of Council, Presbyterian Ladies College, Burwood, Victoria

Presbyterian Church

Rev Richard O'Brien B Com BTh DipTh

Presbyterian Minister. Has served in parishes in Croydon (Vic) and Armidale (NSW). Currently with Scots' Church Melbourne as Minister to the Melbourne CBD. Prior to training for the ministry worked with accounting firms for 10 years.Has served as a member of the Presbyterian Church of Victoria Trusts Corporation.

Mrs Margaret Conradi SRN

Retired nursing sister. Member of Board of Management, Scots' Church Melbourne, PWMU State Council and Presbyterian and Scots' Church Joint Mission Committee.

Mr Colin Morrow B Com FCPA

Home Missionary Pastor with the Sunraysia Presbyterian Church in Mildura and is also a Presbyterian Inland Mission Padre serving in the outback in the Mungo Patrol in South Western NSW and North Western Victoria. Previously Colin was a senior finance executive and held positions in a number of companies managing finance and investments

Uniting Church in Australia

Rev Dr John Evans BA LLM BD PhD

A retired Uniting Church minister, who has served in congregational placements and institutional leadership roles including in the field of education and community service. His last placement was at the Church of All Nations, Carlton. He brings a broad understanding of the church and a legal background from his former career.

Mrs Frances Wright Grad. Dipl. Admin. Child & Family Services

Former Child & Family Services Co-ordinator, Uniting Church Elder, member of UCA Presbytery of Yarra Yarra Resourcing Committee and of the UCA Board of Mission and Resources (BOMAR).

Mr Shawn Whelan

Mediator, lecturer and consultant (conflict resolution and Indigenous land justice); former lawyer. Chair of Brunswick Uniting Church Council, and Chair of the Australian Student Christian Movement Trust. Convenor of the General Secretary Oversight Groups for UCA Vic/Tas and for UCA WA.