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Board and Staff

The Melbourne Athenaeum is an incorporated association governed by a committee of management,

Office bearers are elected annually at the AGM and one third of the general committee positions are declared vacant at the AGM.

The association's principal activity is to manage a heritage building, provide a recreational library for members, manage an archive and encourage interest in the organisation and its activities.

 

Patron

The Honourable Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria

 

Committee of Management

Office Bearers

President:                Don Smith

Vice-President:        Barbara Gliddon

Treasurer:                Kevin Quigley

General Committee

Matthew Balmford, Louise Box, Marianne Dunham, Michael Fawaz, Christine Gibbs, Chris Johnson, Sue Reynolds

 

Financial Management

David Pryor, accountant

Caroline Debevc, bookkeeper

 

Business Manager

Sue Westwood

 

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Lawana Coulson

 

Library

Librarian

Fiona Malcolm

Library Staff

Eunice Ang, James Baker

Volunteers

Perry Anderson, Lea Beranek, Aaron Cook, Norma Gates, Fallon Huynh, Lynne Johnston, Moyra McAllister (life member), Pat Miller, Shannon Parsons

 

Archives

Archive Volunteers

Margaret Bowman, Kimberley Hughes, Anne Marsden, Christine Perkins