DISABILITY SERVICES COMMISSION
MEMBERSHIP


DISABILITY SERVICES COMMISSION - MEMBERSHIP
House:LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL- QUESTIONS ON NOTICE
Date:TUESDAY, 8 September 1998
Member:
Member:Ravlich, Hon Ljiljanna
Evans, Hon Max
Subject:DISABILITY SERVICES COMMISSION - MEMBERSHIP
Page:766 / 2

DISABILITY SERVICES COMMISSION

Membership

208. Hon LJILJANNA RAVLICH to the Minister for Finance representing the Minister for Disability Services:

In relation to appointments to the governing board of the Disabilities Services Commission -

(1) What are the criteria for appointments?

(2) Who is responsible for appointments?

(3) What are the full names and ages of the current members?

(4) When was each member appointed?

(5) What are the educational or professional qualifications of each member?

(6) When does the term of each member expire?

(7) To what fees or other payments are board members entitled for performing their roles on the board?

Hon MAX EVANS replied:

(1) Appointments to the Board of the Disability Services Commission (DSC) are made according to the provisions of Section 7 of the Disability Services Act 1993 (attached). [See paper No 144.]

(2) The Minister for Disability Services.

(3) Cross, Tracey Nicole 25 years
      Eggleton, Ian 53 years
      Harper, Marjorie Bernice 50 years
      Kailis, Patricia Verne 65 years
      Karasinski, Deborah Anne 46 years
      Karlson, Kevin Gustav 61 years
      Kerr, Christine 33 years
      MacKinnon, Barry John 53 years
      Walker, Leonie 54 years

(4) Ms Cross appointed for current term 29.07.96
      Professor Eggleton appointed for current term 12.01.98
      Ms Harper appointed for current term 29.07.96
      Dr Kailis appointed for current term 16.03.98
      Ms Karasinski appointed for current term 23.12.96
      Mr Karlson appointed for current term 27.02.97
      Ms Kerr appointed for current term 27.02.97
      Mr MacKinnon appointed for current term 23.12.97
      Ms Walker appointed for current term 12.01.98

(5) Ms Cross Bachelor of Laws (Murdoch)
      Professor Eggleton Bachelor of Commerce & Administration, University of Wellington
                  Master of Business Administration, Doctor of Philosophy
                  University of Chicago, Graduate School of Business
      Ms Harper Bachelor of Applied Science Physiotherapy (WAIT)
                  Post Graduate Diploma in Health Administration (Curtin)
      Dr Kailis Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University of Melbourne
      Ms Karasinski Bachelor of Applied Science OT (Curtin)
                  Master of Science, Health Education, Florida State University
      Mr Karlson Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants
                  Fellow of the Australian Society of Accountants
      Ms Kerr Bachelor of Applied Science (Recreation)
                  West Australian College of Advanced Education
      Mr MacKinnon Bachelor of Economics (UWA)
      Ms Walker Junior Certificate (9 subjects) Methodist Ladies College

(6) Ms Cross term expires 29.07.99
      Professor Eggleton term expires 12.01.99
      Ms Harper term expires 29.07.99
      Dr Kailis term expires 16.03.2000