Purpose of the Governance, Finance and Audit Committee:

The GFAC will ensure that there is a robust and effective process for evaluating the performance of the Board and Board Standing Committees, and ensure the Board fulfills its legal and functional responsibilities. Further, the GFAC supports the board with maintaining the By-Laws and reviewingor developing other policies as necessary. It shall oversee the rigour and independance of the election processes as well as assist the Board in fulfilling their financila responsibilities by overseeing the development and review of financial reports, assessing systems of internal controls and adequacy of risk management as well as facilitating audit processes. Please refer to the Committee Terms of Reference for further details.

Membership of the Governance, Finance and Audit Standing Committee comprises:

  • Board Liaison - Connie Mogg-Killey, Monash University
  • Misty Palmer, NHMRC
  • Elise Jione, University of Sunshine Coast
  • Jodie Parkinson, Federation University Australia
  • Gayle Morris, G Morris Consulting 
  • Anna Coppel, University of Melbourne
  • Margaret Jones, Edith Cowan University
  • Brett Dobson, ARMS Management Accountant
  • Maria Zollo, ARMS Chief Operating Officer

Any further enquiries can be directed to Brett Dobson, ARMS GFAC Executive Officer - email brett.dobson@flinders.edu.au  or telephone +61 8 8201 2610.