Our Committee

Committee of Management

Arthur Hubbard
President

Mr Arthur Hubbard is a past Associate of the New Zealand Society of Accountants and has work experiences including Company Director and Consultant of Kumul Hotels, Director for Lasallian Foundation and Project Management with the ANZ bank. He has enjoyed placements in Tonga and Papua New Guinea as CEO, COO and CFO and is currently involved with Rotary Club of Brighton. Arthur is a strong advocate for volunteering and has worked tirelessly for many projects within the Asia Pacific region.

Haydn Gibson
Vice President

Mr Haydn Gibson currently works as the Operations Manager – Client Information Systems with Berry Street and has been a member of our Committee of Management since 2020, following from representation on the Castlefield Community Reference Group in 2019.  With extensive experience and background in Project Management & IT, Haydn has a personal passion for the NFP sector.

Suzanne Daley
Secretary

Ms Suzanne Daley worked in hospitality and travel before becoming a member of the Victoria Police for 12 years. From there she moved across to Protective Services Unit providing security at the CBD law courts precinct and Parliament House. She also spent three years as a trainer, upskilling members of the Unit and instructing recruit PSO’s at the Police Academy. Through her work with Victoria Police, Suzie developed a desire to constructively assist those in the community at risk, experiencing homelessness or with mental health issues. Now working as a Security Adviser for the Department of Parliamentary Services, Suzie provides security advice and assistance to State MPs, electorate staff and the Parliamentary precinct. Widely travelled with six years spent in USA and Asia, Suzie settled back into the Bayside area in 2000.

Mark Henricks
Treasurer

Mr Mark Henricks applied to join the Committee of Management as Treasurer following an extensive background in finance and volunteering.  Currently employed as Company Secretary for Consolidated Chemicals, Mark has previously worked with a number of organisations as the Finance Manager or Financial Controller, as well as volunteering with Barwon Community Legal Service as a Migration Lawyer.  A member of the Victorian Law Society and CPA Australia, Mark also finds time to assist with the Old Mentonians Basketball Club as Secretary, is VP of Old Mentonians Association, is a member of the Woolamai Beach Surf Life Saving Club and a member of Hartwell Motor Cycle Club.

Rowland Hassall
Committee Member

Mr Rowland Hassall (B.Juris., LL.B. Monash) has been a member of the BayCISS Committee since 2010 however has been volunteering his time to assist others through our Legal Advice Service since 2004! Rowland has extensive experience in many areas of law including family law, debt recovery, commercial and general litigation, however has a main focus around building and construction law. He is currently serves on the Highett Community Bank Board of Directors and was previously Chairperson for the Housing Guarantee Fund Limited, and has been an active member of the Housing Industry Association since 1996.

Rose Paduano
Executive Officer

Ms Rose Paduano (MEd., BA.) joined BayCISS in 2022 from the Port Phillip Community Group where she was the Manager of Service Delivery and Operations.  With extensive experience within both the Community Services and Educational sector, Rose brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the organisation.

Bonnie Harris
Committee Member

Ms Bonnie Harris volunteers with the Castlefield Community Centre, is a member of the Centre’s Community Reference Group and has been a member of the BayCISS Committee since 2017. Bonnie has extensive experience within the Human Resources and Education fields, working as a CAE instructor, secondary teacher and technical trainer, before specialising in Human Resources.

Deb Carveth
Committee Member

Ms Deb Carveth joined BayCISS as a Community Information Volunteer in 2018. Deb works for Community Music Victoria where she is the Volunteer and Communications Coordinator and online editor. She gained extensive volunteer experience following her move from the UK where she obtained qualifications in Arts Management and History of Art and Design. Deb also enjoys playing the accordion, singing, running, cycling, reading and coffee, and is currently studying her Masters of Counselling at Swinburne.

Geoffrey Cunningham
Committee Member

Mr Geoffrey Cunningham (Grad Dip Acc., Grad Dip BS) joined BayCISS in 2021 following an introduction through his extensive involvement with the Rotary Club of Brighton.  During his 20-year association with the Rotary Club, Geoffrey has held positions of Vice President and Director.  Prior to his retirement, Geoffrey had over 40 years’ experience within the financial markets, both domestically as Head of Treasury, and overseas as Head of Capital Markets for major Australian Banks.  Living in Bayside for most of his life, Geoffrey is married and ‘Pa’ to 6 grandchildren.

Andy Mitchell
Committee Member

Mr Andy Mitchell commenced with BayCISS as a Community Information Volunteer in 2019 during the pandemic, following his close association with the organisation through his employment at the Beaumaris/Mordialloc Baptist Church – a major partner of BayCISS.  Andy joined the Committee of Management in 2021 and has also recently taken on the role of Community Engagement.

Daniel Czech
Committee Member; Chair Risk & Governance Sub Committee

Mr Daniel Czech (PhD., BSc., is a biomedical educator and scholar whose professional aim is sto develop equitable, evidence-based learning and teaching for all students.  With over 15 years’ experience in higher education, Daniel has built a robust reputation for pursuing educational excellence, with a strong interest in developing student employability and industry involvement in higher education.  Since joining the Committee in 2020, Daniel now Chairs the Risk and Governance Sub Committee progressing our commitment to continual improvement and governance compliance throughout all areas within the organisation.