Appointment of new Principal Rules and Administration
Jamie Forsyth has been appointed Principal Rules and Administration by national management committee under the Rules of Pipe Bands Australia following the resignation of Don MacSween.
Expressions of interest had been called from suitably qualified members to fill the casual vacancy of Principal Rules and Administration, supported by details of Australian Pipe Band College qualifications and pipe band experience, qualifications and experience in administration and governance supported by two references (one to be from outside the pipe band movement).
Material supporting Jamie’s EOI was reviewed by national management committee. Committee viewed his application as being of high quality and Jamie worthy of appointment. Jamie is also thanked for his contributions in recent weeks while acting in the position.
Having collated and prepared material for the ballot of bands underway, Jamie is currently drafting codes of conduct for office and position holders at national and branch levels and adjudicators. He is also preparing to assist branches in the conduct of Rules and Administration training and examinations within branches,
Expressions of interest are now invited from Principals of College to fill the casual vacancy on national management committee caused by the resignation of Don MacSween who had represented college on committee and close with the secretary (firstname.lastname@example.org) on 20 March 2017.
The appointment will be made in accordance with the Rules of Pipe Bands Australia and the Regulations of Australian Pipe Band College.