Co-operative Management and Organisation Advisory Group

Role of the Committee

  • To encourage the development of research, education and training in the area of cooperative organisation and management, social enterprises and cooperative innovation
  • To provide advice on course development within the Co-operative Organisation and Management Programme, including:
    • to assist in the review of existing accredited courses/programs
    • to assist in the development of new courses/programs
    • to assist in the development of short courses/executive programs
  • To suggest and support the development of research into the co-operative sector
  • To promote University of Newcastle programs
  • To assist in the promotion of closer relationships between the University, industry and the wider community.

Download the advisory group charter (PDF 109KB)

Business Council for Co-operatives and Mutuals (Sydney)President
Supporting Independent Living Co-operative (SILC) (Sydney)Chairman of the Board
Coop NSW (Sydney)Executive Officer
Common Equity NSW (Sydney)CEO
HunterNet Cooperative (Newcastle)CEO
Newcastle Fishermans Co-operative (Newcastle) CEO
Credit Union Australia (CUA) (Brisbane)CEO
Coop NSW (Federation of Co-operatives in NSW)
Retail Co-operative, Northern Rivers Region (Macksville) 
Pingala Community Power Co-operative (Sydney)Director
Duke of Edinburgh International AwardExecutive Officer
Teachers Mutual Bank (Sydney)General Manager
Greater Building Society (Newcastle)CEO

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.