BOT Election 2019

Board of Trustees Triennial Election Update

Nominations for the Board of Trustees closed at noon on Friday 24 May.

We are very pleased to have nine (9) valid nominations for five parent-elected representatives. They are as follows in alphabetical order:

David BARRETT
Canute D’SOUZA
Mark HEWETT
Polly KITA
Sid NANNEGARI
Ravi NYAYAPATI
Jonathan SUBRITZKY
Bella TAHU
Kristelle VARNEY

Click here to read the candidates statements.

Voting papers will be POSTED out to all those on our general and supplementary roll over the weekend. Please be sure to check your letterbox later in the week.

Once you have filled out your voting paper be sure to post, or bring your voting paper in by hand and place it in the Ballot Box in Reception by the end of the school day on Friday 7 June.

If you have any queries please contact:

Returning Officer: Lee A Bullinga, Telephone (09) 627 0603, lbullinga@lynfield.school.nz
 


Board of Trustees Election Information

Every three years, five parent representatives and one staff representive are elected to the Board of Trustees. Once elected, this Board have the opportunity to co-opt or appoint up to four trustees for specific purposes such as financial, construction or cultural advice.

The Board of Trustees are elected by and represent the community, and provide governance on the strategic direction of the school. Their integrity and commitment ensure they are highly valued. It is an exciting time in education and the Board of Trustees play an important role in making sure that the College is well positioned to support current and future students to achieve educational excellence.

Click on the link below to visit the New Zealand School Trustees Association website which has a wealth of information and videos that explain the values and importance of effective governance and the role of the school trustee.

https://www.trustee-election.co.nz/becoming-a-trustee/