The MLC Council is the governing body of the College, vested by the Uniting Church Synod.
The Council is responsible for providing a broad and balanced high quality education in an environment consistent with the values and ethos of the Church.
Council Members are appointed based on their expertise, qualifications and experience to enhance business and affairs, as well as ensure compliance.
Our Principal, Rebecca Cody, is delegated responsibility to lead MLC. She works closely with Council to deliver the intent of school's Vision, Mission, Values and Strategic Plan.
DEPUTY CHAIR AND TREASURER
Prue Honey BBus, GDip CA
Registered tax agent, member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia, member of the MLC Bursary Committee, Chair of the MLC Audit and Compliance Committee, Chair of Uniting Aid Care, member of the Nedlands Uniting Church, former member of the Property Board and Property Trust of the Uniting Church, former member of the Uniting Church Perth Synod, former member of the Deckchair Theatre Company, Trustee Member of the MLC Foundation and mother of a MLC Collegian.
Diane Mony de Kerloy BJuris (Hons), LLB (Hons)
Court Welfare Ofﬁcer, Management Committee member and Court Liaison ofﬁcer for the Court Welfare Service (Inc.), former Management Committee member of the SIDS Foundation (Inc), former Associate Lecturer at Murdoch University and Tutor at the University of Western Australia, Chair of the MLC Governance Committee, MLC Collegian, MLC Head Girl in 1977, former MLC parent year coordinator and committee member of the MLC Parents' and Friends' Association, MLC Community Support Association and MLC Netball Club, mother of three MLC Collegians.
Craig Colvin SC BJuris (Hons), LLB (Hons), LLM
Barrister at Francis Burt Chambers, former President of the Western Australian Bar Association, Trustee Member of the MLC Foundation, former president of the Australian Bar Association, former Director of the Law Council of Australia, father of a current MLC student and two MLC Collegians.
Nick Henry B.COM, FCA, MAICD
Lead Partner of the Assurance practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in Western Australia, Director and Treasurer of Youth Focus Inc, Governor of American Chamber of Commerce in Australia, Member of Audit and Risk Compliance Committee for MLC and MLC Foundation and a Former State Chairman of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. Father of a current MLC student.
John Klepec B.COM (UWA), CPA, FFin, MAICD
Director of public and private companies with a 25-year career spanning senior executive positions in the mining and resources, construction, building materials, logistics, agriculture and health industries. Formerly Chief Development Officer at Hancock Prospecting and Business Development at BHP Billiton Iron Ore. John is member of the MLC Foundation Investment Committee and Board, and father of a current MLC student.
James McClements B.Econ (Hons)
Managing Partner and co-founder of Resource Capital Funds, former natural resources sector banker with N.M. Rothschild (Australia and in the U.S.), former natural resources sector banker with Standard Chartered Bank, Chair of Methodist Ladies' College Foundation (Inc) since 2012. Husband to a MLC Collegian and Father of two MLC Collegians.
Dan Minchin BA (Hons), MBA (Melbourne)
Group CEO of new community organisation which merges Community First, Volunteer Task Force and Care Option. Former member of the Executive Leadership Team at Silver Chain Group (Sydney and Perth). Previously Senior Consultant, Barrington Consulting Group, and Consultant/Analyst at Churchill Consulting. Former President, West Australian Music (WAM) and Chairman, Primary Care WA. Completed the Harvard Business School Advanced Management Programme and the Australian Institute of Company Directors Company Directors Course. Member of the MLC Strategic Planning Committee. Father of a current MLC student.
Ralph Moore MSCE, BE, FIEAust
Civil Engineering Consultant (retired); Fellow of the Institution of Engineers, Australia, member of the Mount Pleasant Uniting Church, member of the Mount Pleasant Uniting Church's Finance and Property Group, Member of the Legal and Governance Committee of AISWA, former member of the Mount Pleasant Church Council and former member of the Synod and Presbytery of the Uniting Church in Western Australia, chair of the MLC Strategic Asset Planning and Management Committee and member of the MLC Project Control Group.
Diane Smith-Gander HON.DEC W.AUST., MBA, BEC, FAICD, FGIA, FAIM
Non-executive Director of AGL Energy, Wesfarmers Ltd, Chair of Safe Work Australia, Chair of the Asbestos Safety and Eradication Council, a board member of Keystart Loans, Henry Davis York, CEDA, adjunct professor of corporate governance at UWA, member of the Business School Advisory Board, Chair of the MLC Strategic Planning Committee and a member of the MLC Governance Committee. Former Chairman Broadspectrum, Deputy Chairperson of NBNCo, non-executive director of the CBH Group, commissioner of Tourism WA, board member of the Committee for Perth, Chair of Basketball Australia, Group Executive at Westpac Banking Corporation and partner at McKinsey & Company.
Reverend Steve Francis BA, GDip Theology
Moderator of the Uniting Church in Western Australia, member of the World Methodist Council, former minister of Scarborough Parish and Nedlands Uniting Church, husband of a MLC Collegian, father of a MLC Collegian, son-in-law of a former member of the MLC Council.