|Mr Steven Coltman
Audit & Risk Management
Steven is a third generation Old Collegian, with children currently attending Ballarat Clarendon College. Steven was managing director of W.F. Coltman Pty Ltd from 1996 to 2007. During this time, he also held the position of Director of Mitre 10 Australia. Steven was elected to the Board of Sovereign Hill Museums Association in 2003, a position he still currently holds. Steven joined Adroit Insurance Group in 2007 where he now holds the position of Director.
|Mr Andrew Kinnersly
Andrew is a past student of Ballarat Clarendon College, having boarded for three years from 1984, and was a proud member of the graduating class of 1986. Andrew has been a BCC school parent since 2008 and joined the BCC Board in 2015.
Andrew has been the Executive Director of Finance and Deputy CEO at Ballarat Health Services since 2010, and has enjoyed a career in Public Health administration spanning 24 years.
|Mrs Jayne Liubinas
Property & Infrastructure
Jayne is the parent of four children who were all educated at Ballarat Clarendon College; her youngest completed VCE in 2015. She graduated from RMIT and has worked as a Medical Scientist in the Heamatology and Blood Bank departments at Geelong Hospital and the Ballarat Base Hospital. In 2002, Jayne began working as an Embryologist at the Ballarat IVF Clinic. Her interests include triathlons, reading, cooking and travelling.
|Mr John Livingston (Chair)
Board (Chair), Executive (Chair), Finance, Nominations
John is both an Old Collegian and the parent of two current students at Ballarat Clarendon College. He has more than 20 years of experience in healthcare, working in both public and private radiology settings. As one of the founding partners of Lake Imaging, John has grown the business through the introduction of new services, greenfield facilities and various mergers and acquisitions. This growth has resulted in IDX, of which he is the CEO and Managing Director, moving towards a national platform culminating in a listing in on the Australian Stock Exchange. John is a former director of United Way, VicWest Community Telco and current Chair of the Ballarat Red Devils Football Club.
|Ms Fiona May
Fiona May has been a member of the Ballarat Clarendon College Board since 2009 and is a former student of the school. Fiona is currently an Executive Director of UniGrain, a leading Australian privately-owned food and agribusiness. Prior to joining UniGrain, she worked in Chartered Accounting for Andersen, Ernst & Young and Protiviti providing audit, risk and advisory services to a variety of Australian and global organisations. Fiona currently lives in Melbourne with her husband and son.
|Mr Chris McRoberts
Property & Infrastructure
Chris McRoberts was School Captain in 1996 and went on to graduate in Construction Management from the University of Melbourne. After working in Melbourne and overseas, he returned to Ballarat and, in 2011, he and his wife, Sarah, started their own residential construction company which operates in the Ballarat region. Their 4 children, Hannah, Isabel, Lachlan and Andrew all attend Ballarat Clarendon College Junior School.
|Mrs Katie Morris
Audit & Risk Management (Chair)
Katie is a lawyer and Director of Corporate Governance with Federation University Australia. Educated in Melbourne and with Arts and Law degrees from Monash University, she has over 15 years of experience working in commercial law in Ballarat, Melbourne and London. Prior to moving to Ballarat in 2005, Katie was an Associate lawyer with Gadens in Melbourne. With three young boys, Katie juggles her career and Board responsibilities with a busy family life.
|Mr Mark Patterson
Property & Infrastructure (Chair)
Mark is a current parent and joined the Board in 2014. A former boarding student at Scotch College, Mark’s career has been in the field of sports management where he has been a Senior Executive at the Australian Football League and was formerly Chief Executive Officer of the Western Bulldogs. Mark relocated to Ballarat ten years ago to take on the role as the Chief Executive Officer of the North Ballarat Football Club and Sports Club. Mark is also a Board member of the Ballarat Health Services and the Ballarat Health Services Foundation. He holds a Masters of Business Administration and is currently Chair of the Ballarat and Clarendon College Property and Infrastructure committee.
|Mrs Mandy Plush
Property & Infrastructure
A Clarendon PLC Old Collegian and past Ballarat Clarendon College mother, Mandy has continued her involvement since completing school in 1966. She was a member of the Clarendon Old Collegians Association and then a Clarendon Board Member. Mandy has also sat on the Foundation Board for a number of years and is currently on the Property & Infrastructure Committee. Mandy was a member of the Board and Treasurer of Lisa Lodge until it transferred to Berry Street. She is a Company Director of Heinz Properties Pty Ltd and a member of the Executive Committee of the Ballarat Agricultural & Pastoral Society. In this capacity, she is Chairperson of the Ballarat Wine Show Committee, having held this position for the last 14 years.
|Mr Stuart Postlethwaite
Board (Deputy Chair), Finance (Deputy Chair)
Stuart is a parent of four current students. He has 29 years of experience in Banking and Finance with National Australia Bank (NAB). Stuart currently heads the team of ten Agribusiness bankers in Ballarat and is passionate about agribusiness having grown up on a wheat and sheep farm north of St Arnaud. Stuart has been a member of Apex Australia for 24 years, being the immediate past president of the Ballarat Eureka Apex Club. Most of his spare time is spent running around after his four children to and from dance, drama interests, tennis, swimming, Tai Kwon Do, futsal and Aussie Rules. In 2016, he took on the role of Assistant Coach for the Under 14 Reserves. One day he might have time to play golf.
|Mr David Sewell
A member of the Board since 1990, David is also an Old Collegian of Ballarat College. After graduating from College, David managed his family farm and is still involved in its management along with his wife, Lorraine, and son, James. David has three children, all Old Collegians – Donna, Jacqui and James. In addition to his responsibilities with Ballarat Clarendon College, he is also a Life Member of Smeaton Fire Brigade, a Life Member of the Country Fire Authority, a Life Governor of John Curtin Aged Care, and Foundation Board Member of ViCSPA (Victorian Certified Seed Potato Authority).
|Mr David Shepherd
Audit & Risk Management, Finance, Nominations, Property & Infrastructure
David Shepherd has been the Principal at Ballarat Clarendon College since 1997. He has a Bachelor of Science (Hons) and a Master of Educational Studies from Monash University. David is known for his passionate commitment to ensuring that College students achieve at the highest levels of excellence in all aspects of their schooling, in all aspects of their learning. The academic outcomes of College students over the past 18 years, particularly in NAPLAN and VCE, reflect this attitude to quality educational experiences and to hard, smart work. David’s determination to ensure that Ballarat Clarendon College is a world-class school has resulted in partnerships with leading educational leaders and thinkers throughout Australia, the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.
|Mrs Belinda Walton
Audit & Risk Management, Nominations (Chair)
Belinda is a former Ballarat Clarendon College student with 3 children currently at the school, the fourth generation of Haymes / Walton families to attend. She completed a Commerce Degree at the University of Melbourne and was in residence at St Hilda’s College. Following graduation, she commenced her career at Ernst & Young where she worked in Melbourne and London. In 1996, she returned to Ballarat to work in the family business, Haymes Paint, where she is currently a Board Member and Company Secretary.
|Mrs Fiona Whatley
A former Ballarat Clarendon College student, Fiona initially studied and worked as a Physiotherapist before making a career change and heading back to the family business. She now heads up the Sales and Marketing arm of Springhill Farm, a Ballarat-based business. With children of her own now at College, she is passionate about the school, its wonderful achievements and the amazing opportunities it provides its students.