The College is governed by a Board of Directors who are elected, appointed and co-opted by the College membership. The Board meets regularly to discuss matters of governance and items that are brought to their attention via the State Faculty Chairs or the various Board related committees. In association with the College Management Committee, the Board sets the five year rolling Strategic Plan which is updated annually. There are five State faculties:
- NSW (including ACT)
- Victoria (including Tasmania)
- South Australia (including Northern Territory)
- Western Australia
All committees which have an education brief report to the National Education Committee whose Chair sits on the Board of Directors. College has a large number of other committees, the most important from a governance perspective being the Audit Committee and the Risk Management Committee.
The Directors of College are required to reveal any pecuniary or professional interest which is in conflict, has the potential to be in conflict or might be perceived to be in conflict, with their duty as a member of the Board of Directors At each Board meeting, Directors are required to sign a Declaration of Interest and to speak to them at the Board meeting. The declarations of pecuniary and professional interest of the Directors are currently as follows:
Board of Directors
Associate Professor David Francis MBBS FACD
Associate Professor David Francis MBBS FACD has been a Fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatologists (ACD) for more than 25 years, previously having graduated in Medicine from the University of Queensland.
Dr Clare Tait, FACD
Dr Clare Tait works as a dermatologist in private practice at Dermatology Specialist Group in Perth , where she is a founding and current Director. She is the visiting dermatologist to the Kimberley area of Western Australia and has also worked in the dermatology department at Royal Perth Hospital for 20 years. She publishes regularly in peer review journals and has always been involved in teaching medical students, GPs and specialist dermatology trainees. She has previously served on the College Board as Dean of Education, having been actively involved in College committee work, and acting as a guest examiner, since she became a Fellow in 2002.
Dr Adriene Lee, FACD
Dr Adriene Lee has been a dermatologist since 2005 and works both in public hospitals and private practice . She has an interest in medical dermatology and the subspecialty of contact dermatitis. She has a particular interest in teaching and education, and has been actively involved in various College committees since 2005.
Professor Ingrid M Winship, MBChB, MD (Human Genetics), FRACP, FACD
Ingrid Winship is a Professor of Adult Clinical Genetics at the University of Melbourne (2006-) and a Director of Genetic Medicine, Melbourne Health (2006).
Miss Genevieve Dolan
Miss Dolan is a senior executive working in media and public relations, corporate communications, crisis and reputation management and brand and advertising.
Mr Phillip Hyde
Declarations of interest: Haileybury College- Director Athenaeum Club of Melbourne- Director Cricket Victoria – Director
State Faculty Members
|New South Wales|
|Chair||Dr Keng Chen|
|Chair-Elect||Dr Li-Chuen Wong|
|Secretary||Dr Rebecca Saunderson|
|Treasurer||Dr Sophie Bakis-Petsoglou|
|DoT (Advanced)||Dr Li-Chuen Wong|
|DoT (Basic)||Dr Stephen Donoghue|
|Chair||Dr Amanda Godbolt|
|Chair Elect||Dr Dougal Coates|
|Secretary||Dr Karen Behne|
|Treasurer||Dr Karen Behne|
|DoT (Advanced)||Dr Godfrey Wagner|
|DoT (Basic)||Dr Samantha Conias|
|Chair||Dr Romuald Czechowicz|
|Secretary||Dr Jeffery Wayte|
|Treasurer||Dr Stuart Murray|
|DoT||Dr Emma Haverhoek|
|Chair||Dr Paul Curnow|
|Secretary||Dr Julia Rhodes|
|Treasurer||Dr Peter Berger|
|DoT||Dr Hugh Roberts|
|Victorian Welfare and Engagement Officer||Dr Catherine Scarff|
|Chair||Dr Tony Caccetta|
|Secretary||Dr Austen Anderson|
|Treasurer||Dr Gary Maloney|
|DoT||Dr Yee Jen Tai|
|Executive Member||Dr Thomas Delaney|