Derek has lived on the Mornington Peninsula for over ten years, he and his wife Melissa have three children that are all currently students at St Macartan’s primary school and are also active members of the parish community.
Derek has extensive frontline leadership experience from his working life holding down operational supervisory roles within manufacturing companies that are household names. It is these experiences and knowledge that he hopes will be an asset to the board in the future.
Derek himself attended both Catholic primary and secondary schools and sees the value in being educated in the Catholic system. Derek’s motivation for being involved with the Board is that his children and network of friend’s children will begin to attend Padua over the coming years and the opportunity to be an active member and add value and enhance the experience for them is a motivating factor.
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