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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.

 
 
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.

 
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.