ALAN OERTEL

ALAN OERTEL

President

Vocation:  Geology
Duties:
Year Joined:  2016
Biography:  TBA
Partner:  Rachel

ALLEN HORRELL

ALLEN HORRELL

Secretary

VocationEnterprise Resource Planning Systems – IT, Steel Distribution
Duties:
Year Joined: 2006 Ryde, 2003 Avonhead
Biography: For the last three decades or so, I have been implementing and supporting ERP systems for a variety of employers. I was headhunted from Christchurch for a position in Bluescope Steel’s Business Information Services division and now work from their Head Office in Alexandria as the Bluescope Distribution and Lysaght Applications Team Leader.

Partner:  Bernadette

BOB KAYE-SMITH

BOB KAYE-SMITH

Past President

Vocation: Vibratory Equipment Specialist
Duties: Public Officer
Year Joined: 2008
Biography:Bob joined The Rotary Club of Rydalmere in November 1995. At Club level, Bob served as Club Youth Director in 1996/7; the following year as Club Service Director and in 1998/9 was Club President. In 2000/1 he was International Director, Vocational Director in 2001/2 and Youth Director in 2002/3. In this year he was presented with a Paul Harris Fellow from the Rotary Club of Rydalmere.

DENNISE HERRICK

DENNISE HERRICK

Public Image Director

Vocation:Management and Marketing
Duties: To help whenever I can
Year Joined: 2008
Biography: Before retiring Dennise spent 40 years working in the property industry. She was N.S.W. General Manager Company Secretary and Principal Executive Officer of a major Australasian real estate group as well as owning her own successful real estate office. She is a certified adult trainer and assessor and ran a training and consultancy business to the Property Industry. Dennise has extensive knowledge and experience in marketing, planning, systems, and business Management and is also a Justice of the Peace. Today Dennise is an active Rotarian and is co-leader of the Ryde Days for Girls.

GRACE MOYO

GRACE MOYO

International Chair

Vocation:  Medical Scientist – Infectious Diseases
Duties: 
Year Joined: 2016
Biography: Pending

JADE CATHERALL

JADE CATHERALL

Membership Director

Vocation:  School Teacher
Duties: 
Year Joined: 2002 transferred to Ryde 2017
Biography: Pending

JOHN BROWN

JOHN BROWN

Immediate Past President

Vocation: Semi Retired from the Building Industry
Duties: 
Year Joined: 2012 
Biography:  I was born in Port Pirie (a country town in South Australia about 3 hours north of Adelaide on Spencer Gulf). I was educated at St Marks College and my first employment was with the Commonwealth Railways and then with the BHAS.

STEVE THORP

STEVE THORP

Treasurer

Vocation:Accountancy
Duties: Treasurer
Year Joined: 2005 
Biography:  Pending

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