UFS Mt Gambier Board

Terry Strickland

Position: Director and Board Chairman

Board Responsibilities: Board Chairman and Chairman of Human Resources Committee

Board Involvement: Appointed 03/11/2004

Background / Interests: In 1975 my wife Helen and I purchased land at Yahl with the intention of building a home and business for our family. In 2017 we have an established cattle breeding business along with a vineyard and small winery. Over 30 years working in the education sector and close to 20 years in Natural Resources has enabled me to share my passions for learning and the wonderful environment in which we live with the wider South East community.

Robert Oliver

Position: Director, Deputy Chairman and Company Secretary

Board Responsibilities: Chairman of Finance Committee

Board Involvement: Appointed 22/06/2005, Company Secretary appointed 29/03/2012

Background / Interests: Bachelor of Economics, CPA, 3 years clerical white goods industry, 45 years in the sporting goods industry as a manufacturer, importer/exporter and distributor. A Rotarian for 49 years, other interests include fishing and gardening.

Bernadette Douglas

Position: Director

Board Responsibilities: Chair of Promotions Committee

Board Involvement: Appointed 01/07/2008

Background / Interests: Diploma of Business, Advanced Diploma Community Sector Management, Justice of the Peace. Life Memberships: netball and softball. Rotary Club of Mount Gambier Lakes Past President. South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) – trainer.

25 years experience in banking, not for profit, public and business sectors. Branch Manager Retail Banking over ten years.

Currently: Anglican Community Care Inc Manager Facilities and Administration, Privacy Officer.

David Lock

Position: Director

Board Responsibilities: Chairman of Building Committee

Board Involvement: Appointed 23/05/2001

Background / Interests: Employed in the real estate industry for 30 years with real estate agent qualifications. Life Member of West Gambier Football Club, Gold Member of Adelaide Football Club, Member of Mount Gambier Racing Club, Member of RSL and Blue Lake Golf Club.

Trevor Prettejohn

Position: Director

Board Responsibilities: Member of Finance Committee

Board Involvement: Appointed 20/10/1999

Background / Interests: Production Manager and Cheesemaker for 13 years Mount Gambier Co-Op Dairy Products, TAFE Lecturer for Dairy Manufacturing and Business Management Subjects, Proprietor Slate and Fireside Mount Gambier for 13 years, Proprietor Photoquick Camera House Mount Gambier for 16 years.

Currently: Employed part time at Pangula Mannamurna.

John Williamson

Position: Director

Board Responsibilities: Promotions and Human Resources Committees, Legal Counsel

Board Involvement: Appointed 22/12/2010

Background / Interests: John is a practising and principal solicitor of a legal firm in Mount Gambier and enjoys being involved in community activities of all types. Serving as a UFS Director enables him to contribute to a valuable and long standing not for profit organisation.