Ms Tara Chandler-Scott
Chair of Building and Assets Committee

Ms Chandler-Scott is Special Counsel at a Melbourne Law firm and specialises in major infrastructure projects finance and PPP arrangements. Ms Chandler-Scott has been involved in transport, energy and water projects and other major property developments in Australia, Europe, the Middle East and South America.

Mr Jay Doherty
Chair of Finance and Audit Committee

As a current parent, Mr Doherty is a results-focused, highly experienced financial executive and Chartered Accountant with over 15 years experience in private equity operations.

Ms Nicole O’Donnell
Deputy President of School Council

Ms O’Donnell is an Old Girl of the School and current parent. She is an executive with the City of Maribyrnong, and has significant international HR, business and compliance experience in the aviation, not-for-profit and government sectors. 

Dr Heather Schnagl AM
Chair of Governance and Risk

Dr Schnagl was Principal at Ivanhoe Girl’s Grammar for nearly 20 years and has a wealth of experience in independent schools and governance. Dr Schnagl is a Member of the Advisory Board to La Trobe University Business Faculty and an Examining Chaplain of the Melbourne Diocese of the Anglican Church.

Mr Ross Symons
Chair of Technology and Research

Past parent, Mr Symons is the CEO and founder of Big Ant Studios, the largest console gaming developer in Australia and is Vice President of the Game Developers Association of Australia. He is also a published author in the field of Information Technology. 

Mr James Stewart
School Council President

As a current parent, Mr Stewart is a management consultant with significant experience in both the public and private sectors. Mr Stewart is a facilities management advisor to governments across Australia and overseas on major social and economic infrastructure projects.