Our Board

The Association of the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Australia
is governed by a Board who are elected at the Annual General Meeting by members of the Association.

Meet our current Board members

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President

Veronika Metcalf

Veronika is a catechist from Perth. She has been involved with the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd since 2001 and currently serves in the CGSWA Atrium in Morley. Veronika is also a Formation Leader and was the Secretary of the Association prior to being elected President in August 2018.

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Vice President

Anne Delsorte

Anne has been involved with the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd in Brisbane since 1996. Anne has served as a Formation Leader since 1999 and as member of the International Council for CGS since 2007. Anne currently works with children in the Graceville Atrium in Brisbane. She has been Vice President of the Association since it began.

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Treasurer

Dianne Bull

Dianne has served for many years as a catechist and treasurer of the Graceville Atrium in Brisbane. She has held the role of Treasurer of the Association since 2015.

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Secretary

Angela Hague

Angela serves as a catechist working with children in Our Lady of Dolours Children's Atrium in Chatswood, Sydney. She began the first Atrium in Sydney in May 2005. Angela is also a Formation Leader and was elected Secretary of the Association in 2018. Angela also currently serves in the Admin and Formation sub-committees.

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Executive Committee Chair

Anne Diamond

Anne has been a catechist since 2001 and serves in the CGSWA Atrium in Morley, Perth. Anne is also a Formation Leader and was elected to the Board in 2018. Anne currently oversees the Executive Committee of the Association.

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Director

Mary Hare

Mary has been involved with the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd in Brisbane since 1996 and served for many years as President of the Association before stepping down from the role in 2018. She is currently very involved in the seminal work for the 0-3 Atrium as well as serving as a Formation Leader, member on the International Council for CGS, and as a catechist in the Sr Mary de Ricci Atrium in Rosalie, Brisbane.

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Director

John Corner

John is an Anglican Minister from Queensland who has been involved with the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd since 1996. He has served on the Board of the Association for many years and for the past fifteen years has worked extensively in Africa as a Missionary spreading what is known as the "Discipleship of the Good Shepherd".

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Director

Marie Fernandez

Marie has been a catechist since 2001, serving in the CGSWA Atrium in Morley, Perth. Marie is also a Formation Leader helping to form catechists in Perth, South Australia and Malaysia. She also oversees our Admin Team and looks after the website, as well as editing our journal, Green Pastures. In addition to her involvement with the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, Marie is an educational consultant working with children with extra needs and their parents.

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Director

Vincent Bull

Vincent was elected to the Board in 2018 and brings his experience in accounting and small business management to the team. He is married to Dianne, one of the catechists in the Graceville Atrium in Brisbane.