“Summerland's Board and Executive is committed to maintaining strong financial performance, and delivering value to our members through quality products and services.“

Nicolas Harrison Chairman
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Nicolas Harrison

Chairman

B.A., LL.B., FAICD, FGIA, FAMI, SA Fin, MIML

  • Director since 2003
  • Chairman since 2008
  • Member, Nominations Committee
  • Member, Governance Committee
  • Member, Audit Committee

Nicolas Harrison is a Barrister-at-law, Company Director, Director of the Customer Owned Banking Association and a Local Government Misconduct Investigator. He is a former Deputy Senior Crown Prosecutor, Councillor of the NSW Law Society, Adjunct Professor at Southern Cross University, and RAAF Reserve Legal Officer.

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John Shanahan

M.Com(Hons), FCA, MAICD, FCPA, SF Fin, MAMI

  • Director since 2008
  • Member, Executive Committee
  • Chair, Audit Committee
  • Member, Risk Advisory Committee
  • Member, Governance Committee

John Shanahan is Deputy Chancellor of Southern Cross
University. He is a recognised expert on financial reporting issues and the author of the textbooks Guide to Accounting Standards and Guide to Accounting Regulation. He was formerly an Audit Partner at Deloitte. He has conducted training courses and seminars for many national and state organisatons including ASIC, the ASX, CPA Australia, the Institute of Chartered Accountants, FINSIA and the Federal Judicial Commission.

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Graham Olrich

Dip FS, Dip FS CUD, FAICD, FAMI

  • Director since 2010
  • Chair, Risk Advisory Committee
  • Member, Governance Committee

Graham Olrich currently runs his own management consultancy company. He has had a distinguished career in banking including credit union executive and senior management experience. He has held the top position in Australia's largest credit union; and is currently the Chair of Community Mutual Ltd (trading as Regional Australia Bank), Chairman of E-Commerce Holdings Pty Ltd (trading as The System Works Group – TSWG), and a Director of The Capricornian Ltd.

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Katrina Luckie

B.App Sc(Hons), B.App Sc(Coastal Management),  MAMI, MEAINZ, GAICD, FIML

  • Director since 2010
  • Member, Risk Advisory Committee
  • Chair, Governance Committee

Katrina Luckie is the Executive Manager of Strategy and Engagement for Social Futures, one of the largest community service providers in Northern NSW. Katrina has strong skills in project concept development, research, strategy, insight and leadership. She is the former CEO of Regional Development Australia (RDA) Northern Rivers, and former Executive Director of the Northern Rivers Regional Development Board. She has an extensive background in developing regional strategy and environmental planning on the North Coast of NSW and a strong interest in social justice issues. Katrina champions and supports management with pursuing Summerland’s environmental sustainability journey.

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Paul Spotswood

B.Ec, MAICD, MAMI

  • Director since 2010
  • Member, Audit Committee

Paul Spotswood is a director/partner of Social and Digital Australia Pty Ltd, a media services company that concentrates on regional markets across Australia to assist businesses understand and utilise social media and digital marketing channels to generate business. Paul was formerly General Manager for APN Australian Regional Media (now News Regional Media) across a number of regional markets publishing newspapers, websites and associated publications for 15 years. Prior to this Paul was a publisher with Reed Business Information, Reed Elsevier, Australia for 9 years, publishing Business-to-Business information in the form of magazines, websites, e-commerce applications and other digital products to the financial, architecture, construction, entertainment and marketing industries.

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David Bergmark

BComm, MAICD, ICAA, F Fin, MAMI

  • Director since 2014
  • Member, Risk Advisory Committee
  • Member, Audit Committee

David Bergmark is a founding partner of the Protecht Group and consults on a variety of market, credit, liquidity and operational risk management issues to a wide range of corporates, financial services institutions and government agencies within Australia. He has been actively involved in audit and risk management within the banking sector since 1990.

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