2019 Call for Director Nominations
IAP2 International and IAP2 Australasia
The International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) is a global organisation which seeks to promote and improve the practice of public participation or community and stakeholder engagement, incorporating individuals, governments, institutions and other entities that affect the public interest throughout the world.
We are opening up the call for Director Nominations for both IAP2 International and IAP2 Australasia.
Nominating as a candidate for IAP2 Australasia
IAP2 Australasia is your peak body for engagement, leading community and stakeholder engagement excellence across Australia and New Zealand. Our mission is “to advance the practice of community and stakeholder engagement through education, advocacy and building relationships”.
At the 2019 Annual General Meeting, three director positions will become vacant for IAP2 Australasia. Nominations are invited from eligible candidates to stand for election to the IAP2 Australasia Board of Directors for a three-year term.
For IAP2 Australasia director candidate nominations please also read through the following documents.
Nominating as a candidate for IAP2 International
The international change initiative sees the appointment of an inaugural board for the new IAP2 International which shall consist of nine Directors with staggered terms. There are two director positions becoming vacant for Australasia voting members, these will be appointed 1 January 2020.
If you are interested in finding out more about becoming an IAP2 International or Australasia director, then we invite you to join our information session webinar. This event will be facilitated by our Returning Officer - Nunzio Giunta, Chief Executive Officer - Marion Short and attended by directors representing both IAP2 Austr. And IAP2 International.
When: Thursday 25 July 2019
Time: 7:30pm - 8:30pm AEST
Where: via Zoom meeting link
To register for this webinar, please email your interest to email@example.com and we will send you the Zoom webinar link.
Closing Date for Nominations:
Nomination forms are to be lodged with the Returning Officer, Nunzio Giunta, firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00 pm (AEST) 9 August 2019.
For more information, contact: Nunzio Giunta, Returning Officer: email@example.com or call 0419 599 859.
Members eligible to vote will receive an email on 2 September 2019 providing instructions on how to vote with polling set to open on 9 September 2019 at 10:00am AEST, and to close on 23 September 2019, 8:00 pm AEST. The member roll will close on 9 August 2019 5.00pm AEST.
Donna Marshall (Chair) firstname.lastname@example.org
|Mandi Davidson (Deputy Chair) email@example.com
Mandi is the National Lead for Communications and Engagement at RPS, a leading global professional services firm. Mandi has more than 20 years’ experience and has led communications, community and stakeholder engagement for complex urban renewal, water and transport projects in Victoria. Mandi holds a Masters in Commercial Law and a Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance and has worked with government and not-for-profit boards. She is interested in advancing the professionalism of engagement and the profile of IAP2 in Australia and internationally. Mandi's term commenced October 2014 will expire October 2020. Mandi is also a member of the IAP2 international Board.
Helen Christensen firstname.lastname@example.org
Tony Clark email@example.com
Tony Clark brings together a wealth of experience in leading transformation through the challenging political and economic landscape. Taking a community focused approach, Tony brings over 25 years of experience. Having lost his eyesight at the age of 21, Tony harnesses his blindness as a great strength bringing a unique perspective to inclusion and diversity.
As the Head of Project Communications and Community Engagement for VHHSBA, Tony is working to implement communication and engagement systems that will not only ensure smooth project outcomes but will also deliver value creation to the broader community resulting in jobs, improved economic growth and better outcomes. Tony's term commenced in October 2018 and will expire October 2021.
Kylie Cochrane firstname.lastname@example.org
Kate Henderson email@example.com
|Amy Hubbard firstname.lastname@example.org
Amy is a Director and Co-founder of Capire, a specialist community engagement consultancy based in Melbourne. With over 20 years of experience in engagement, Amy has expertise in the design of placed-based engagement and integrating engagement outcomes with the delivery of technical solutions. Amy has been an active participant in the professionalisation of the industry through her involvement with IAP2 and Engage2Act, and championing international exchange of leading practice community engagement. Amy is passionate about the intersection between engagement and community development. The meeting point where people are empowered and they have clarity about the future. Amy’s term commenced in October 2018 and will expire October 2021.
|Joel Levin email@example.com
Joel is a long-term member, founding coordinator of IAP2 in WA, Ambassador, trainer and engagement practitioner. Joel has previously sat on the IAP2 Board and wants to see IAP2 continue to grow and become a member driven association, supporting the development of the practice and influencing government policy, to contribute to a more engaged community. For the past 15 years, Joel has run his own consulting practice working across sectors, across the country and also working internationally with the United Nations on developing engagement practice across the asia-pacific region. Joel's term commenced in October 2018 and will expire October 2021.
Allen Rodwell firstname.lastname@example.org
Jo Wilkins email@example.com
|To contact our Board, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.|
Due to reasons of good corporate governance the company decided to put its external audit out to tender. After a detailed tender and evaluation process had been concluded, the company decided to appoint William Buck Audit (VIC) Pty Ltd to replace McLean Delmo Bentleys Audit Pty Ltd. This decision was ratified by the Members at the 2016 AGM.