CSF Annual Report 2017 CSF Annual Report - 24.10.17 FINAL - Page 10

Governance Organisational information Community Support Frankston is a not- for-profit Incorporated Association. It is an income tax exempt charity and has deductible gift recipient status. The Board of Management consists of volunteers and is accountable to CSF members for the performance and outcomes of the organisation. Two full-time and one part-time employed staff provide leadership, direction and support to enable our volunteers to provide the best-possible service to the Frankston community. Role of the Board of Management The Board of Management is responsible for setting the strategic direction for CSF, establishing its policies and for ensuring that risks are adequately managed. The board meets monthly and comprises nine members plus the CSF manager. It has both administrative and policy roles and is accountable to financial members of the agency, to bodies from which the organisation receives funding and to the community. Ten meetings were held during 2016-2017. 10 Board Members and Positions CHAIR: Susan Smith Susan is a local Chartered Accountant specialising in small business accounting and tax. She has a keen community spirit and became a board member in 2010. She commenced as Chair in 2013. VICE CHAIR: Anthony Glenwright Anthony is Product Development Manager for a technology company and is responsible for design, planning and management of software products. He has been a member of the board since 1998. VICE-CHAIR: Christine Tudor (from March 2017) Chris has a Masters in Social Work and has over 40 years experience working with vulnerable and disadvantaged individuals, families and communities. Chris has been involved with CSF since 2014 and became a board member in 2017 TREASURER: Terry Mackay Terry has been involved at the Centre, both as a volunteer and a board member, since 1995. Terry’s background is in banking and he has been Treasurer of the organisation for 21 years. The measure of a community is how it treats its most vulnerable members