National Council

The Council of The Electric Energy Society of Australia
The National Council come together twice a year to manage the direction, effect the objectives and determine the matters of EESA.

Robert Barr

Robert Barr
President
Service since: April 2007

David van Bergen

David van Bergen
Vice President
Service since: 2011

Penelope Lyons

Penelope Lyons
Secretary and Executive Officer
Service since: 2016

Larry Meng

Larry Meng
Honorary Treasurer
Service since: January 1992

Chris Dalitz

Chris Dalitz
Immediate Past President
Service since: January 2007

Jeff Allen

Jeff Allen
Corresponding Member
Service since: January 2016

Kim Boyd

Kim Boyd
QLD Chair
Service since: January 2012

Russell Ellen

Russell Ellen
WA Chair
Service since: January 2014

Natalie Hutchinson

Natalie Hutchinson
Member
Service since: January 2014

Martyn Keith Pearce

Martyn Keith Pearce
SA Chair
Service since: January 2004

Bob Smith

Bob Smith
NSW Chair
Service since: January 1999

Peter Sokolowski

Peter Sokolowski
Member
Service since: January 2015

David Sweeting

David Sweeting
Member
Service since: 1992

Michael Verrier

Michael Verrier
TAS Chair
Service since: January 2007

 

National Council Election

The National Council consists of eight elected members, the Secretary and an appointed Honorary Treasurer. An additional elected member from each chapter is permitted.Council members are elected annually and are eligible for re-election. Office Bearers are elected at the Annual General Meeting. The President for the ensuing year is elected annually by the incoming Council from its own Members.

Nominations of Members for Council Members for the ensuing year are invited from members. Nominations are only accepted from EESA members (with prior consent from the candidate) and should include the member's chapter. Nominations are received by the Secretary before the Annual General Meeting, and the Secretary is the Returning Officer. Voting may be by show of hands or by ballot paper, as decided at the Annual General Meeting.

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