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Top students choose teaching careers

Rebecca Hunter Gwyneth Jones Sophie Miles Blake Vause Four top Year 12 graduates from PMSA schools have won PMSA Teacher Education Scholarships for 2021 showing a positive sign for the future of teaching. This year’s scholarship winners were Brisbane Boys’ College (BBC) 2020 graduate Blake Vause, Clayfield College 2020 graduate Gwyneth Jones, 2019 Sunshine Coast …

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Secret sauce during shaken world: Rev Cole returns

After a 28-year ministry as Chaplain at Brisbane Boys’ College (BBC), Reverend Graham Cole will return to the PMSA school community after Easter as PMSA’s Christian Ministry Advocate. Announcing the new part-time role, PMSA Chief Executive Officer Sharon Callister said she was thrilled that Rev Cole had accepted the role to lead the PMSA’s Christian …

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PMSA’s exceptional governance appointments continue

The Presbyterian and Methodist Schools Association (PMSA) Board is proud to announce five new governance appointments including experienced senior executive in the education industry Greg Eddy and the youngest ever PMSA governance appointment Duku Forè. Greg Eddy has been appointed to the PMSA Board and Clayfield College Council and inspirational TEDx speaker Duku Forè has …

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Brisbane leaders join PMSA’s committees

Phillip Brooks Richard Roylance The PMSA Board is excited to announce two further volunteer appointments to PMSA Board Committees – preeminent paediatrician and academic Associate Professor Richard Roylance to the Child Protection and Safeguarding Committee and Deputy Director-General for the Department of Youth Justice Phillip Brooks to the Policy Committee. An Associate Professor of the …

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Delvene Cockatoo-Collins joins PMSA Policy Committee

The PMSA Board is very proud to announce the appointment of commercial indigenous artist Delvene Cockatoo-Collins to the PMSA’s Policy Committee. Delvene is a Nunukul, Ngugi and Goenpul woman of Quandamooka Country (North Stradbroke Island). Recent highlights of her artistic career include designing the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018 prize winner medals, commemorative medal and …

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Message from the Chair – A milestone on our journey

As a Brisbane Boys’ College (BBC) Old Collegian myself, I take great pride in the College. I am also proud to be part of the PMSA’s transformational journey to achieve our Christian mission and become a progressive leader in independent education. Following the resignation of College Council Chair and PMSA Board member Mark Gray last night, …

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PMSA pushes forward with governance professionalisation

Peter Barker Dr Bridget Cullen Dr Vicki Waters The Presbyterian and Methodist Schools Association (PMSA) Board continues to rapidly change the face and professionalism of school governance with the announcement today of two new PMSA Board members – Dr Bridget Cullen and Peter Barker. Dr Bridget Cullen has been appointed a Board-appointed member and already is a …

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New chapter in governance

Jane Madden Peter Barker Geoffrey Brown Dr Jacoba Brasch Michael Pecic Rebecca Bauer John Hottot Paula Spencer Dr Christina Turner Dr Vicki Waters Jennifer Radbourne The PMSA Board today announced the appointment of 10 high profile business professionals to PMSA committees showing a clear sign of leadership in school governance. Following the PMSA Annual General …

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New member appointed to BBC Council

The PMSA Board and Brisbane Boys’ College Council are pleased to announce the recent appointment of experienced lawyer Michael Goss to the College Council. He has more than 35 years legal experience working in large and small Queensland and national firms on complex matters in banking & finance, insolvency and general commercial law. In addition …

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We’ve been here before – Adapting to the times

In these challenging times for everyone, particularly schools, the Presbyterian and Methodist Schools Association’s (PMSA) more than 100 years of history has shown that our PMSA schools have somewhat been here before, with schools agilely adapting with the times. In early 1919 when the Spanish flu or pneumonic influenza epidemic swept across the world, many …

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