Richard Curtain (Chairperson)
Richard is an academic researcher working on public policy related to Australia’s engagement with the Pacific and Timor-Leste.
Parish: St Carthage, Parkville
Therese is an academic working with BBI-TAITE researching and publishing in the areas of leadership, missiology and education. Currently working on re-contextualisation and mission.
Parish: St. Joseph’s, Warragul
Rowan is a researcher on religion and politics in Latin America, especially Brazil. He is presently working on a book based on his experience over many years in residents' associations in Brazilian favelas.
Parish: St Francis Xavier, Montmorency
Gerard was a priest of the Archdiocese of Melbourne for 50 years, serving in nine parishes. Gerard believes strongly in the supreme importance of the sacrament of baptism.
Parish: Former parish priest, St Kevin’s Lower Templestowe for 11 years
Anne worked in nursing, teaching and psychology, and is now doing voluntary work in her parish, participating in a number of parish groups. Currently, studying Spiritual Direction at Heart of Life.
Parish: St Thomas the Apostle
Nalis is a Consultant Finance and Quality Manager in the telecommunications sector. Nalis is currently a member of parish pastoral council, participating in several parish initiatives.
Parish: St Joseph’s Malvern
Peter has been a lay member of St Kevin’s since 1973 and active in other Church affairs. As an economist he works primarily on issues of global health, climate change and inequality.
Parish: St Kevin’s Lower Templestowe