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Meet the Foundation Board

Members of the Board volunteer their time and are committed to seeing Churchie remain as one of Australia's leading schools.

Bill Chatterton
Bill Chatterton
Chairman
 
Bill attended Churchie from 1965 to 1972. In 1979 he completed a Bachelor of Veterinary Science at the University of Queensland. After practising for five years Bill chose another career path, and after further study joined the stockbroking industry in 1985. He is currently a director of RBS Morgans Limited, working in the firm's Brisbane Head Office.

 
Christopher Blue Christopher Blue LLB
Director

Chris attended Churchie from 1976 to 1983. After completing his bachelor of laws degree he joined TW Biggs & Biggs as an articled clerk and then worked as a judges associate to the future Governor of Queensland, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC. Chris has been with international law firm Herbert Smith Freehills for over 20 years with the last 15 years as a partner in the real estate team. Chris has worked on significant urban development and regeneration projects such the Roma Street Parkland, Riparian Plaza, Boggo Road Urban Village, Queens Wharf and the Brisbane Showgrounds redevelopment.
 
Bill Glasson
Dr Bill Glasson AO
Director
 
An ‘old boy' like his father, Dr Glasson completed a Diploma of Applied Science - Optometry, then studied medicine at University of Queensland. After graduating in 1980, he studied in England; returning in 1988 to begin private practice and expand into rural outreach services. He is Chairman of Cancer Australia; Federal President of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists; past Federal President of the Australian Medical Association; and recipient of the Order of Australia for services to medicine.

 
 
Donald Home BSc (Hons), MAICD
Director

Donald attended Churchie from 1974 to 1978. After Churchie, he completed a Bachelor of Science at UQ with Honours and then commenced work with US healthcare company Abbott Laboratories. After 15 years, including five in the Chicago headquarters, Don and his family returned to Brisbane so that his two sons could attend Churchie and his daughter Somerville House. During this time, he ran two ASX listed biotechnology companies and was on the board of two others as well as the Queensland Biotechnology Advisory Council. In 2009, he rejoined Abbott Laboratories and ran the Haematology business unit in San Francisco for the next six years and before he and Robyn returned to Australia in 2016.


 
Russell McCart
Russell McCart
Director
 
Russell attended Churchie from 1968 to 1974, joining Tubemakers of Australia in 1975. He completed a Bachelor of Business Management at Queensland University of Technology in 1979 before moving to the USA. After returning to Australia Russell rose to General Manager at AV Jennings, Housing and Land Development Group; and later established Mirvac in Queensland and then helped establish Meridien in 1997. Russell is a keen sailor and he has competed in major events including the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.

 
Craig Spencer
Craig Spencer FAICD
Director
 
Craig attended Churchie from 1969 to 1975 before joining the family business, Carter & Spencer Group, a leading fresh fruit and vegetable company with operations throughout Australia, New Zealand and Asia. He is now Managing Director of the Group, as well as a Director of the City of Brisbane Investment Corporation, Foodstuffs Fresh Ltd, The Australian Ballet and the Produce Marketing Association Australia/New Zealand Council.

 
Dan O'Connor DipTchg, BEdSt (Qld), LLB (QUT), LLM (Qld), FAIM, MAICD 
Director

Dan O'Connor was appointed to the School Council in 2009 as the nominee of the Old Boys' Association. He attended Churchie between 1971 and 1978. Dan was appointed Chairman of School Council in 2013 and is the nominee of the Anglican Schools Commission. Dan was appointed a Deputy President of the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission (QIRC) in October 2012 and Deputy President of Industrial Court of Queensland in September 2013. Dan was called to the Queensland, New South Wales, and Victorian Bars and the High Court of Australia in 1990. Between 1994 and 2012, he was Chief Executive of the Bar Association of Queensland and Secretary of the Australian Bar Association.


 
Dr Alan Campbell AssocDipOE, DipT, GradCertTheol, BA(UQ), MEdAdmin, EdD(UNE), FACEL(Q), GAICD
Director

Dr Alan Campbell was appointed to the role of Headmaster of Churchie from 1 January 2014 after eight years of service to the School as Deputy Headmaster. Dr Campbell has held a number of honorary positions on working parties and committees in the Anglican Schools Commission of the Diocese of Brisbane and the Australian College of Educators. Dr Campbell holds memberships in the International Boys’ Schools Coalition and the Australian Institute of Company Directors, the latter of which he is a graduate.


 
 
   
Elizabeth Stannard
Elizabeth Stannard B Econ, MAICD
Board Secretary
 
Elizabeth joined Churchie in 2008 as Director of Business and Finance. She is a University of Queensland graduate with an extensive background in banking and finance, particularly with the Commonwealth Bank. This financial background, together with experience in the education sector, has equipped Elizabeth well for her role. She also chairs the Foundation of another large independent school.