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EdSA names new committee

The new EdSA committee for 2021–22 met on 14 September 2021 for its first monthly meeting, an online Zoom event, now the branch standard for committee and member meetings. 

Your new committee:

    Melanie Dankel, President

    Jo Vabolis, Secretary and Vice-President

    Deborah Coleman-George, Budget Officer 

    Mike Lim and Sumudu Narayana, Marketing and Communications Coordinators

    Tina Morganella, Events Coordinator 

    Sumudu Narayana, Membership Coordinator.

Congratulations to everyone on their new roles.

Welcome to new members

A warm welcome to our new associate member Mandy Whitford and new student member Dmitri Akers.

We hope you enjoy being part of EdSA and take advantage of IPEd’s networks. We look forward to seeing you at our workshops and other events throughout the year. 

Get involved and don’t be shy. We are thrilled to have you on board.

Upcoming events

We have a session on transferable skills coming up on 16 November. Follow us on social media, and look out for the event details in your emails.

We are also planning an informal, socially distant Christmas picnic at the Botanic Gardens on 12 December. BYO food, drinks and picnic rug, with final event details to follow. Family and friends are welcome.

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