Our Council Members

Biographies of PMSA Councillors

  • Mr Gregory Adsett

    Mr Gregory Adsett, B.Arch, MAICD

    • Council Member since 2011
    • Chairman - PMSA
    • Member - PMSA Audit and Finance Committee
    • Member - PMSA Appointment and Remuneration Committee
    • Registered Architect, Director of Elevation Architecture Studio Pty Ltd and Stirling Court Pty Ltd. RAIA member and Accredited Greenstar Professional – Green Building Council Australia.
    • Chairperson of Redcliffe Uniting Church Council and member of the Uniting Church Schools Commission.
  • Dr Anne Bennett

    Dr Anne Bennett, MBBS

    • Council Member since 2011
    • Deputy Chairman - PMSA
    • Chairman - Clayfield College School Council
    • Member - PMSA Appointment and Remuneration Committee
    • Medical Practitioner, Member of AMA and RACGP, member of the Ann Street Presbyterian Church, Company Director
  • Mrs Helen Murray

    Mrs Helen Murray, Grad Cert IT, BNr RN, MACN, MACMHN, MAICD

    • Council Member since 2014
    • PMSA Councillor
    • Member - Clayfield College School Council 
    • Member - Brisbane Boys' College School Council (until 27 November 2017)
    • Registered Nurse
    • Member - Australian College of Nursing, Australian College of Mental Health Nurses, Women in Technology, Women on Boards
    • Member - Mitchelton Presbyterian Church
    • Company Director
  • Mr Jim Demack

    Mr Jim Demack, LL.B, LL.M, A.MUS.A

    • Council Member since 2013
    • PMSA Councillor
    • Chairman - Somerville House School Council
    • Member - PMSA Appointment and Remuneration Committee
    • Practising as a solicitor specialising in all aspects of construction law, particularly major engineering and infrastructure projects
    • Partner of Gadens Lawyers
    • Member, Legal Reference Committee, Uniting Church Queensland Synod

 

  • Mr Greg Skelton

    Mr Greg Skelton

    • Council Member since 2015
    • PMSA Councillor
    • Chairman - PMSA Audit and Finance Committee
    • Member - PMSA Appointment and Remuneration Committee
    • Member - Australian Institute of Company Directors, Certified Practicing Accountants, Finance & Administration Board of the Presbyterian Church of Queensland, Current Governor/Director of St Andrews Private Hospital Toowoomba
    • Chief Executive Officer, Prescare
  • Mrs Jacqueline McPherson

    Mrs Jacqueline McPherson, LLB

    • Council Member since 1992
    • PMSA Councillor
    • Chairman - Brisbane Boys' College School Council
    • Member - PMSA Appointment and Remuneration Committee
    • Solicitor; former solicitor with the Brisbane City Solicitor's Office
  • Mr Kevin Standish

    Mr Kevin Standish

    • Council Member since 2010
    • PMSA Councillor
    • Member - Brisbane Boys' College School Council
    • Solicitor; member of the Business law section of the Law Council of Australia, member of the Queensland Law Society, member of the Albion Rotary Club, Vice-Chairman of the Committee of Management at Scots Presbyterian Memorial Church in Clayfield
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  • Mr Richard Niessl

    Mr Richard Niessl, BA Hons, MA, MMDS

    • Council Member since 2016
    • PMSA Councillor
    • Member - Somerville House School Council (until 27 November 2017)
    • Principal, Raymont Residential College
    • Previously Chief Operations Officer, ADF Deployable Joint Force Headquarters
    • Member of Mitchelton Presbyterian Church
  • Mr Greg Rodgers

    Mr Greg Rodgers

    • Council Member since 2016
    • PMSA Councillor
    • Chairman - Sunshine Coast Grammar School School Council
    • Member - PMSA Appointment and Remuneration Committee
    • Coorindator of Chaplaincy
    • Prescare Chairman
    • President P&C Association Wavell State High School
    • Previously Presbyterian Church Queensland Finance & Administration Board
    • Previously Moderator Presbyterian Church Queensland (2013 and 2015)
    • Elder of Presbyterian Church Queensland 

     

    Mr Con Graves

    - Council Member since 2017 

    - PMSA Councillor