The constitution provides for the Geelong Umpires and the board of Management to directly appoint a director to the board who may have specific skills that would complement the board’s composition. (Below is the copy of the relevant clause in the constitution) It was unanimous in the board’s decision that we welcome Jenny Wood to the Board of Management for the next two years.
We are very excited to welcome both Reece and Jenny to the Board of Management.
Listed below is the Current Board of Management and portfolios
Mark Davison – Chairman
Stephen Allison – Treasurer
Brendan Beveridge – Facilities
Tony Palmer – Sponsorship
Murray Fanning – Umpire Policy
Jenny Wood - Governance
Reece Noble – Social Functions
Bill Harrison – Umpire Welfare and Recruitment
Reminder Wednesday nights social training activities under the guidance of Dave Harris at 5.30pm and next week a family BBQ after training with Santa making an appearance along with a jumping castle to keep the kids (big and small) entertained. Please find attached an invitation with RSVP closing Monday the 14th of December
We are all looking forward to catching up with everyone again and if we do not see you before next year, we hope you all have a wonderful safe Christmas and a very happy new year,
Chairman of the Geelong Umpires
19. APPOINTED DIRECTORS
19.1 Appointment of Appointed Directors
The Ordinary Directors may appoint 2 Appointed Directors.
19.2 Qualifications for Appointed Directors
The Appointed Directors may have specific skills in commerce, finance, marketing, law or business generally or such other skills which complement the Board composition, but need not have experience in or exposure to Australian Football Umpiring. The Appointed Directors do not need to be Members.
19.3 Term of Appointment
(a) Appointed Directors may be appointed by the Ordinary Directors in accordance with this Constitution for a term of 2 years, which shall commence at the Board meeting at which they are appointed and until the conclusion of the second Annual General Meeting following. (b) One Appointed Director may be appointed in each year of odd number and one Appointed Director may be appointed in each year of even number. (c) Should any adjustment to the term of Appointed Directors appointed under this Constitution be necessary to ensure rotational terms in accordance with this Constitution, this shall be determined by the Board.
19. Appointed Directors the board has a provision to appoint