CSF AR2018 Annual Report - Final-2018 - 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. Eleven meetings were held during the 2017- 2018 reporting period. Our Mission In partnership with others, Community Support Frankston will provide information, support, advice and advocacy to enhance residents’ social, emotional and physical well-being. 10 It takes a community 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: Janet McCahon Janet has long helped disadvantaged folk in Frankston, including as President of the Frankston Community Breakfast for almost two decades. A past District Governor of Rotary and a counsellor, Janet started volunteering at CSF in 2016 and joined the Board 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. SECRETARY: Stewart Harkness Stewart has been involved with the Centre since 2003 and joined the Board in 2005. He has a background in organisational and counselling psychology.