College Governance

Mercy Education Limited

Mercy Education Limited (MEL) is an incorporated ministry of the Sisters of Mercy of Australia and Papua New Guinea (ISMAPNG), charged with operating all educational ministries for which the Institute has sole sponsorship. Mercy Education is one of the many works operated by the Institute throughout Australia and Papua New Guinea. 

Through its Board of Directors, Mercy Education Ltd oversees the operations of the 12 Mercy sponsored schools in Australia. In addition to OLMC, these schools are:

  • Academy of Mary Immaculate, Fitzroy, VIC

  • Catherine McAuley College,  Bendigo, VIC

  • Mercedes College, Perth, WA

  • Mount Lilydale Mercy College, Lilydale, VIC

  • Sacred Heart College, Geelong, VIC

  • Santa Maria College, Attadale, WA

  • St Aloysius  College, North Melbourne, VIC

  • Sacred Heart College, Kyneton, VIC

  • St Joseph’s College, Mildura, VIC

  • St Aloysius College, Adelaide, SA

  • St Brigid’s College, Lesmurdie, WA


Mercy Education is the Employer of the Principal and staff of the Mercy colleges. The existence of Mercy Education gives strength, support and solidarity to each of the member Mercy schools and its community.


College Council

The OLMC College Council provides advice to the Principal regarding the operations and strategic direction of the College.  The Council comprises people valued for their wisdom and the contribution they make to the College, including some whom are parent representatives.


  2018 College Council Membership
  Name   Position
  Mr Christopher Conroy   Chair and Past Parent
  Sr Eileen Ann Daffy rsm     Sister of Mercy
  Mr Dane Totham   Current Parent
  Mrs Carmel Abrahams   Past Parent
  Ms Phillipa Harding   Current Parent
  Mrs Deborah Houston   Current Parent
  Mr Paul McEvey
  Current Parent
  Ms Judith Weir   Principal
  Mr Nicolas Sulzberger   Business Manager  
  Ms Candice Wilson   PA to Principal & Minute Secretary


Constitution for College Advisory Council


 

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