What Does it Mean to be on a School Board?

31st August, 2023 @ 7:00 pm


31/08/2023 - 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


This workshop is designed for those who are new to the school board. It will focus on good governance practices including:

  • the particular responsibilities for school board members
  • roles and responsibilities including legal, compliance and fiduciary responsibilities and
  • what it means to be an effective board member regarding participation, relationships, confidentiality and meeting procedures.

David Spear is a Partner and Director of VUCA,  a boutique advisory firm which helps organisations deal with critical challenges – particularly volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity. David Spear was previously the State Director of the Australian Institute of Company Directors SA/NT and is a 2013 alumnus of the prestigious Harvard Business School Governance Program.

Audience: new school board members

Delivery mode: online

Presenter: David Spear, Director, VUCA

For registration enquiries please contact Rae Dawkins.

A Zoom link will be sent closer to the event.



Registration for this event will incur a fee. This fee is invoiced after the event and is payable even if you do not attend on the day as the AISSA will still incur costs. If notice of cancellation is received seven or more business days prior to the event the fee will be waived. Bookings close seven business days prior to the event.