The Governing Council of Colonel Light Gardens Primary School is responsible, with the Principal, for the general oversight of the functioning, governance and resourcing of the school.

The Governing Council meets twice a term in Weeks 3 and 8.

Representatives from the School Leadership team and another staff representative also attending all meetings.

One of the key roles of the Governing Council is to provide the school community with a forum for the discussion of issues affecting the school. If you would like to bring anything to the attention of the Governing Council or get involved with any of its activities, please feel free to email the Governing Council Chairperson at or the Governing Council Secretary at

Kind regards
Rhianon Thomas (Chair)

The 2023 Governing Council comprises of

Chair Rhianon Thomas
Deputy Chair Emily Cowley
Secretary Michael Mauch
Treasurer Danielle Stojani
Staff Representatives Liz Pelling
Penny Rowe
Chloe Jones
Kristy Noble
Other Members Sarah Andrews
Lynette Day
Nikki Edmondson
Christopher Kee
Lauren Knight
Rachel McQueen
Kerry O’Donohue
David Pezzanite
Kate Rutschack