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Executive  Committee 

President: Christine Torr (0421633597)

Christine is a very enthusiastic president who is always open to suggestions on how to grow our club. She is a good listener and she is always inclusive at Committee Meetings and gives each member the chance to give their opinion on the matters arising. At the General Meetings she is friendly and welcoming and follows the agenda closely so that the meetings are not too drawn out! She encourages member participation and enjoys mingling with members at morning tea.

Vice President: Willie Asselman (0418358903)

Willie has a great personality and sense of humour and brings a fresh approach to our Committee Meetings. He is able to put a male's perspective on issues discussed which is really important as we are a mixed club and want to make sure that we cater for all our members. At the General Meetings he is very much at the forefront running the Trading Table and Book Exchange and generally socialising with members.

Secretary: Kath McAnuff (0410467483)

Kath’s main role as Secretary is to support the President to ensure the Management Committee functions smoothly. She is responsible for ensuring Meetings are effectively organised and minuted by compiling the agendas and minutes each month in conjunction with the President. Kath is required to maintain up-to-date records and be the key point of contact for the Club.

Treasurer: Frank Nolan (0431106073)

The main role of the Treasurer is to ensure that clear and accurate financial records are maintained and that all funds are accounted for. Frank is very methodical with his book keeping skills and he keeps very detailed records of all income and expenditure and banking.

 

 

Other Committee Members:

Club Activities Convenor: Elenor Peach (0421452550)

Elenor is a very enthusiastic Convenor, she is well organised in her approach to documenting events in the clubs monthly Newsletter, to make sure that they are accessible to all members who wish to participate in them. Her main role is to provide information on local theatre events, purchase tickets and collect any outstanding funds.

Guest Speaker Officer: Vivianne Keys (0428883503)

The role of the Guest Speaker Officer is one of the most important and challenging assignments in the Probus Club. To hold the interest of members, programs must be well-balanced with informative and thought-provoking subjects presented by accomplished speakers. Vivianne has procured a number of very interesting guest speakers to date and she will continue to seek out people who are able to share their knowledge and information with our members.

Membership: Margaret Whelan (0411251840)

The monthly newsletter is a very important way of keeping our members up to date with what’s happening at our Club. It aims to set out current and upcoming activities, important information about events, birthdays and contact phone numbers for the committee. It also contains information about guest speakers, who they are and the topic they will be covering at their talk. The Newsletter is sent out electronically to members with email and hard copies are also available at each meeting.

Welfare Officer: Karen Smithwick (0434468556)

 Karen's main role is to keep in touch with sick or bereaved members or those members feeling isolated or lonely or who may be in need of moral support or physical help.

The members are very appreciative of this service!

Newsletter: Joy Karton (0412463510)

The newsletter contains information on upcoming club activities, photos and other interesting information.

Members give their approval for photos to be used in this format without accompanying names.