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QUEENSLAND MILITARY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC.

- PRESERVING & DISPLAYING OUR MILITARY & DEFENCE HISTORY - 

MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE -  2018

 

RON MCILLWAINE - President.

Has a reputation as a manager and facilitator. He has
interests in Queensland military history and been involved
in Society leadership on the committee, as President,
since 2014. Has recently been involved in the Construction
and Dedication of the Boer War Memorial Canberra. With
a specialist interest in public engagement and management
he is supporting the Society by being involved in providing
guidance in process management. Ron McElwaine is
currently involved in management initiatives and is assisting
the Society through change into its future.

ANGELINO KULENDRAN - Treasurer.

Has a reputation as a financial manager of non-profit
organisations. He is a qualified member of CPA Australia
and worked in private, government and non-profit
organisations, both overseas and in Australia. His
interests are in bridging the gap between financial
reporting and operational reporting and the contribution
finance teams can make to improve the effectiveness
of an organisation. With specialist interest in accounting
and finance he is supporting the Society by being involved
in providing expert advice on financial reporting and
operational reporting and money management. Angelino
Kulendran is currently involved in accounting professionally
and over the years has written extensively in contemporary
issues facing Management Accounting, has won awards and
presented articles and research at public conferences.  With
a keen interest in finance and  operations he is hoping to
help the Society better understand and develop its financial
earnings by using his expertise from accounting, management
​and research.

ALYSSA CARROLL - Committee Member.

Has a reputation as an event co-ordinator. She has
interests in event planning and public engagement
and been involved in fundraising and day event
co-ordination. With a specialist interest in fundraising
for varying projects she is supporting the Society by
being involved in providing expert advice in Education,
event co-ordination and planning. Alyssa Carroll is
currently involved in events and public participation
and is hoping to help the Society better engage its
members and the general community by using her
expertise from the Education Industry.

JAMES HONDROS - Committee Member.

Has a reputation as a change manager in small to
medium sized business. His interest in Visual Art and
History extends to Military Fine Art in Queensland
and has been involved in a number of commissions,
preservation projects, creative design strategies and
policy implementation programmes. With specialist
experience in management and leadership development
within both the Print industry and Disability services, he
is supporting the Society by being involved in providing
advice in organisational behaviour, operations and
resource management. James Hondros currently
assists with volunteer co-ordination and is involved
in leading library and archive collection development
and management projects for the Society.

WARREN TAPP - Vice President.

Warren Tapp is currently Vice President of the Society.
He has a background of 25 years in the Army and has
served as a Director or Chairman on 25 Boards or
Committees. He has a keen interest in military history
and military museums and is pleased to contribute his
skills and expertise in governance, finance, strategy
and risk management to QMHS.
His interest is also
in growing our collection while developing membership
growth and communication as well as wider community
awareness of QMHS and its aims.

BRIAN ROUGH - Secretary.

Has a reputation as an historian in the Community.
He has interests in Australian military history, historical
re-enactment, and archaeology and has been involved
in local government heritage protection.
With a
specialist interest in the military and naval forces
of 19th century Queensland he is supporting the
Society by being involved in providing expert advice
in collection research, policy, administration and
governance.
Brian Rough is a freelance historian
and over the years has authored and co-authored
many articles and publications including Brisbane
City Council's Brisbane 150 Stories (2009) and
A Most Promising Corps: citizen soldiers in colonial
Queensland (2010). With a keen interest in the past
and a passion for history he is hoping to help the
Society understand and develop its collection by
using his expertise from management conservation,
historical projects and research.

DAVID SWIFT - Committee Member.

Has a reputation as an archivist in the Australian
Government. He has interests in Australian history
and been involved in developing administrating and
managing public access and preservation. With a
specialist interest in development and collections
he is supporting the Society by being involved in
providing expert advice in collection management,
conservation, governance and policy. David Swift
is currently involved in collection management and
is hoping to help the Society better use its collection
for the benefit of the community by using his
expertise from managing archival collections and
public research.

 

KATE DREWS - Committee Member.

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MALCOLM CATCHPOLE - Committee Member.

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