Governing Body

As a Diocesan owned School, the governing body of the School is Diocesan Council. The members of the Diocesan Council are:

  • The Most Reverend Dr Phillip John Aspinall (Archbishop of Brisbane)
  • The Right Reverend Jeremy Greaves (Bishop for the Northern Region)
  • The Right Reverend Cameron Venables (Bishop for the Western Region)
  • The Right Reverend John Roundhill (Bishop for the Southern Region)
  • The Reverend Canon Gary Frederick Harch
  • The Venerable Geoffrey Hoyte
  • The Reverend Adam Michael Lowe
  • The Reverend Gillian Moses
  • The Reverend Canon Linda McWilliam
  • Dr Ruth Kerr
  • The Honourable Justice Debra Mullins (Chancellor)
  • Mr David Sneesby
  • Dr Gemma Dashwood
  • Mr Dan O’Connor
  • Mr John Kotzur

Diocesan Council delegates certain governance functions to the College Council via the Constitution.

In circumstances where the Directors of the Governing Body must be provided with a report about sexual abuse or likely sexual abuse the Diocesan Council has, pursuant to Section 366B of the Education (General Provisions) Act 2006 delegated that role to Mr Greg Milles, the Director of Professional Standards within the Diocese.

College Council

The College Council is a body of eminent members of the Church and community whose role is to provide governance and strategic direction to the College. It has delegated authorities from and responsibilities to the Diocesan Council of the Anglican Diocese of Brisbane. Members of the College Council include:


  • Dr Ian Lupton BDSc(Hons) is a Partner with the Limestone Dental Group located in Ipswich. Dr Lupton was previously the Deputy Chair of College Council since 2008 and is also Chair of the College Facilities Committee.

Deputy Chair

  • Mr Bruce Sackson B.Bus(Acc) FICA FTIA GAICD is a Consultant to BDO and board member and adviser for multiple boards.


  • Dr Andrew Ward BSc (Hons) PhD MBA GAICD, is Senior Manager - Mars Regional Research Centers, South East Asia, providing strategic leadership to Mars Wrigley’s Indonesian Cocoa Research facilities.
  • Suzanne Bain MEd MCurric.Studies BEd FAICD FACEL(Q) DSJ is an Educational Consultant specialising in School Governance, Strategic School Leadership, Board and Principal Mentoring and Organisational Culture Development. Suzanne has been a School Principal for 22 years, having worked in three Queensland Independent Schools (including two Anglican schools). Suzanne supports the Anglican Mission through her service on Anglican Diocesan Governing Bodies, including the St John’s Cathedral Chapter and the Anglican Schools Commission.
  • Wing Commander Craig Simpson is the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Base Amberley representative who is currently posted to Headquarters 96 Wing as the Head of Operations. Craig is an experienced leader and manager in both the Royal Air Force (RAF) and Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF).
  • Mr Rob Hay BA, MBA, JD, GAICD is the Head of Distribution and Investor Relations at a boutique funds management company and has been involved in teaching and technical consulting at a graduate and post graduate level.

Ex officio (non-voting)

  • Mr Geoff McLay BSc BEd MEd MBA AFAIM MACE MACEL GAICD - Principal.


  • Mr James (Jim) Barry B.Bus, FCPA – Director of Corporate Services.