SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA

Mr Peter Roach appointed Chairman of School Council

24-May-2013

Mr Peter Roach has been appointed Chairman of the Knox Grammar School Council following Mr Rob Wannan’s retirement as Chairman and from School Council.


Mr Rob Wannan
Headmaster Mr John Weeks thanked Mr Wannan for his wonderful support of the School since he joined Council in 2000.

“Throughout Rob’s time on Council and throughout his Chairmanship, Knox has undergone a period of transformation under the slogan ‘21st Century Knox’ as we have enthusiastically embraced a modernisation program for the School,” said Mr Weeks.

“During Mr Wannan’s time, significant educational and physical changes have greatly enhanced the School and he leaves behind an enduring legacy.”


Mr Peter Roach
Mr Peter Roach was appointed to Council in 2001. He most recently held the position of Deputy Chairman. Peter is Director of Marinya Media Pty Limited and serves on a number of trustee and not-for-profit boards.  Peter is a member of the Uniting Church, is married with three sons, a rugby union referee and enjoys cricket.

“The School Council and I look forward to Mr Roach’s leadership as we continue to enhance and improve Knox,” said Mr Weeks.

Other appointments
Mr Mark Scott AO – Deputy Chairman
Mrs Fiona Balfour – Treasurer
Mrs Sue Conde AM - Secretary
Dr Simon Longstaff – Executive