Capstone College Governance

Capstone College is wholly owned and managed by Fusion Australia Limited (Fusion). Fusion is a public company limited by guarantee incorporated under the Corporations Act (ABN 26 001 273 105). It’s a Registered Charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) and has a focus on the provision of Youth and Community Services.

The Capstone College Governance Committee (CCGC) is a sub-committee of the Fusion Board (‘the Board’), appointed by the Board, and is responsible (on the Board’s behalf) for: 

  • the provision (with the Board) of sound governance for the College, 

  • support for the Principal in his or her leadership responsibilities,

  • development (with the Principal) of policies, procedures and a strategic plan for the College,

  • oversight of finances and risk management, and 

  • (with the Poatina Community) the development of College facilities, buildings and grounds.

Current Members of the CCGC

Adv. Dip Youth and Community Work (Christian), Adv. Dip Counselling and Family Therapy; Poatina Community Leader; Member, Fusion strategy group; former Project Manager of numerous programs with Fusion internationally; formerly employed in the advertising industry. 

Luke Morgan (Chair):

 

B Pharm, Dip Youth and Community Work (Christian); member of Fusion’s Board of Trustees; leader, Fusion Sunshine Coast (Qld) team; former member, Fusion South Asia advisory committee; member, Fusion strategy group; small business owner. 

Jesse O’Neil:

 

Dip Youth and Community Work (Christian); former resident, Caveside, Tasmania, and a graduate of Launceston College; member of Fusion’s Board of Trustees; Leader of Fusion’s Marketing team; member of Fusion’s Annual Uluru Pilgrimage team; Film and A/V producer; Website designer.   

Biz Adams:

 

BA, Dip Min, Grad Dip Ed; former secondary school teacher, post-secondary and tertiary trainer and administrator; former Principal, Trinity College; former Fusion Western Sydney and Mornington Peninsula regional team leader; member of Fusion’s executive team.    

Bruce Dutton:

Biz Adams: Dip Youth and Community Work (Christian); former resident, Caveside, Tasmania, and a graduate of Launceston College; member of Fusion’s Board of Trustees; Leader of Fusion’s Marketing team; member of Fusion’s Annual Uluru Pilgrimage team; Film and A/V producer; Website designer.   

Shannon Davey

Bachelor of Arts, Diploma of Education, Honours Degree (Mental Health epidemiology), Master of Education studies (Units in Educational Leadership, IT, Educational Marketing, Curriculum Development, Teaching and Learning, Environmental Studies).

Former Church Deacon and Elder

Former Classroom teacher, Deputy Principal. Former Principal at Dunalley District High, Newtown Primary, Maydena Primary, Bagdad Primary, New Norfolk Primary, Goodwood Primary, Glenora District High.

Author, ‘Discover the Spirit of Tasmania and Western Civilisation’

  • Ex officio: 

    • the Principal, 

    • the Business Manager (or equivalent) * 

  • Other individuals are invited to attend as necessary to provide specific advice 

       *Parts of this responsibility are presently fulfilled by Tony Cleary: B. Comm (Accounting), C.P.A.; National Finance Manager, Fusion.