SERVICE

International Voluntary Academic Service

Leadership

2019 – Current, President, Education Division, International Positive Psychology Association

2018- 2019, President-elect, Education Division, International Positive Psychology Association

2015 – Current, Appointed 1 of 50 Global Representatives for the International Positive Education Network (IPEN) from 28 different countries.

 

International Voluntary Service Scientific Conference Committees

 

Abstract Review Committee

2018, Abstract Review Committee for The World Positive Education Accelerator: 2nd Festival of Positive Education + Appreciative Inquiry Summit, June 25028, 2018, Fort Worth Convention Center, Texas, USA.

2016 - 2017, World Congress Lead for International Positive Psychology Association (IPPAEd) Education Division.

2016, Practice Review Committee for 5th International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA) World Congress, Montreal, Canada.

2016, 5th Australian Positive Psychology Conference Scientific Committee - South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute 22 – 24 September 2016 (SAHMRI).

2016, 1st International Positive Education Network (IPEN) Festival InterContinental Dallas Abstract Review Committee.

2015, Practice Review Committee for 4th International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA) World Congress, Florida, USA

2014, Keynote and Paper Selection Committee Flourishing in Faith: Positive Psychology, Theology and Education a partnership with St Peter’s College - Adelaide and St Barnabas’ Theological College

2013, Practice Review Committee for 3rd International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA) World Congress, Los Angeles, USA

 

National and State Voluntary Academic Service Committees / Panel Appointments

 

Chair

2019, (2nd term) of the Positive Education Schools Association South Australian Chapter (PESA-SA), by members from Catholic Education SA, Lutheran Schools SA, NT & WA, Department for Education and Child Development (DECD) and independent schools (Office Term ends February 2018).

2018, (1st term) of the Positive Education Schools Association South Australian Chapter (PESA-SA), by members from Catholic Education SA, Lutheran Schools SA, NT & WA, Department for Education and Child Development (DECD) and independent schools (Office Term ends February 2018).

 

Secretary

2017 – 2016, Positive Education Schools Association South Australian Chapter (PESA-SA), by members from Catholic Education SA, Lutheran Schools SA, NT & WA, Department for Education and Child Development (DECD) and independent schools (Office Term ended February 2017).

 

Committees

2009 - 2008, Co-opted Member of Standing Committee Australasia Association of International Baccalaureate Schools (AAIBS) for Victoria.

2019 – Current, Council Appointed member of the St Peter’s Woodlands Grammar School Council

2019 – Current, Planning sub-committee St Peter’s Woodlands Grammar School Council

2020 – Current, Positive Education Schools Association South Australian Chapter (PESA-SA)

2019 – 2011, Education Committee – St Mark’s College - Adelaide

Voluntary Service Conference Organizing Committee Appointment

 

Chair

2017, Conference Organizing Committee for South Australian Chapter Conference Positive Education Schools Association (PESA-SA) at St Peter’s College - Adelaide, Adelaide.  

2015, Conference Organizing, Inaugural National Positive Education Schools Association (PESA) at St Peter’s College – Adelaide.

2007, Organising Committee Chairman for Victorian IB Schools Awards Ceremony and Art Exhibition for over 12 IB Schools, 100 works with 1800 attending.

2007, Organising Committee for Victorian and Tasmanian IB World Schools for IB Awards, ceremony for over 12 IB Schools with 500 attendees.

2007, Organising Committee for Victorian and Tasmanian IB World Schools Australian and Visual Arts Theory of Knowledge Symposium at Geelong Grammar School.

 

Committee

2016, Co-opted Conference Organizing Committee, 5th Australian Positive Psychology Conference - South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute 22 – 24 September 2016 (SAHMRI).

2014, Co-opted Conference Steering Committee – 2nd Positive Education Schools Association (PESA) South Australian Branch.

2014, Co-opted Conference Steering Committee Flourishing in Faith: Positive Psychology, Theology and Education a partnership with St Peter’s College - Adelaide and St Barnabas’ Theological College for 200+ delegates.

2014, Co-opted Conference Steering Committee, 4th Australian Positive Psychology and Well-being Conference “Developing a Sustained Impact” 7-9 February 2014. The University of Melbourne.

2013, Conference Steering Committee –1st Positive Education Schools Association (PESA) South Australian Branch for 120 and 180+ delegates. 

2013, Co-opted Organising Committee of Journey to Well-being Conference at Seymour College (joint initiative of Scotch College, Seymour College, Mt Barker High School and St Peter’s College - Adelaide).

2013, Co-opted Steering Committee, 4th Australian Positive Psychology and Well-being Conference at Melbourne Graduate School of Education.

2010, Co-opted Member of the Steering Committee for the 2nd Australian Positive Psychology and Well-being Conference at Monash University.

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