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The King’s College Board & Governance

The King’s College is governed by the The King’s College Board, and managed by the Executive Staff of the College. Details about the The King’s College Board are outlined below.

The King’s College Board has responsibility for:

  • School governance
  • Legal and registration compliance
  • Policy development
  • Goal-setting and long term planning
  • Selection, appraisal and pastoral care for the Principal
  • Political matters, marketing and public relations of the school
  • Finance: Developing Financial Master Plan, annual budget, fee structure, fund-raising policy and government grants
  • Industrial relations: provision of remuneration and conditions
  • Provision of land, buildings and other capital improvements
  • Maintenance and provision of resources and equipment
  • School Board delegates authority to the Principal to manage the daily operation of the College and the implementation of policy
  • The The King’s College Board ensures that the overall direction and operation of the College is in accordance with the agreed Vision, Mission and Core Values of The King’s College.
  • The Constitution allows for up to eight appointed members on the The King’s College Board in addition to ex officio members. Two of these Board Members are appointed by the Visitor.
  • The The King’s College Board consists of individuals of excellent character who are committed Christians, and who each bring a unique set of skills to the Board. The current Board includes members of various professions with skills in education, law, business, engineering, IT and theology. Members are selected by invitation and on the basis of their suitability according to The King’s College’s Vision, Mission, Values, and present and future needs.

The King’s College Board Committees include:

  • Executive Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Risk Management Committee
  • College and Special Events Committee

Members of the The King’s College Board

The Visitor
Dr JG McCoy

Board Members
Mr Keith Newby – Chair of Board
Mr Richard Pannell – Treasurer
Mr Uwe Thiel – Secretary
Mr John Gilmour QC – Board Member
Mr Rodney Pearson – Board Member
Mrs Joanne Thomas – Deputy Chair

Mr Orlando dos Santos – Principal
Iwan Labuschagne – Business Manager (ex officio member)