Posted on April 21, 2020 / Matters
Notice of Appointment of Tintern Grammar Board Chair and Deputy Chair
At its regular meeting on the evening of Monday 23 March, the Tintern Grammar Board unanimously elected Dr Jessica Davies as its Chair.
Dr Davies has served the Board since 2015. Jessica has been Chair of the Board’s House & Grounds Committee since 2018. In 2019 Jessica was elected Deputy Chair of the Board. She has been Acting Chair since the December Board meeting. Jessica is a current parent and a Tintern alumna and in addition to her PhD and impressive academic curriculum vitae, Dr Davies is also a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Jessica is currently the Head of Business Intelligence with Netball Australia.
The Board is also very pleased to announce the election of Mr Alex Danne, a member of the Tintern Grammar Board and the Finance & Risk Committee since 2018, as Deputy Chair. Mr Danne is a project finance and infrastructure lawyer, who is a partner at Gilbert and Tobin’s in Melbourne’s CBD.
Tintern works to have a balance of strong skills, diverse cultures and creative perspectives amongst the members of its Committees.
If you are interested in contributing to Tintern’s life and development, please email firstname.lastname@example.org indicating the strengths you would be able to contribute. The Committees are: House & Grounds; Finance & Risk; and Governance.
The Board’s role is to oversee the direction, resourcing and performance of Tintern Grammar. It is currently working closely with the Principal and Leadership to maintain the best possible care and education during these difficult times.
Thank you all for playing your part in this exciting and challenging task.
Jessica Davies – Board Chair
Alex Danne – Deputy Chair