ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2022
3 DECEMBER 2022
On Saturday 3rd December, 65 attendees tuned in to U3APP’s 19th AGM, held on Zoom. President, Sheila Quairney welcomed members and guests, City of Port Phillip Mayor, Heather Cunsolo and U3A Network Victoria President, Annie Grigg.
After the 2021 Minutes acceptance, both the President’s and Treasurer’s reports were presented to Members. Sheila gave special thanks to all the U3APP’s volunteers participating as Tutors, Office Volunteers, IT Teams, Committee of Management and Margaret Smith for her continuing role as Minute Secretary, who have all been identified in the inaugural 2022 Annual Report.
The nominations for Committee of Management for 2023 were announced and all elected, they are:
Gillian Wood, William Logan, John Hawker, Allan Aberdeen, Rosalind Christie, Branko Colavizza, Sheila Quairney, Hannah Len, Margo Anderson and Gaye Mason
The new CoM will meet on 13 December to elect the Officers and allocate Portfolios; this information will be available on the website as well as the forthcoming e-Bulletins.
Sheila Quairney was delighted to announce awards for Honorary Life Membership and Meritorious Service:
Honorary Life Membership Awards
Diane Boyle, Helen Vorrath, Karen English & Kevin English
Meritorious Service Awards
Lorna Wyatt and Lorraine Brophy
Annie Grigg, President of U3A Network, spoke briefly about the services available to members U3As and congratulated U3APP on the successful year in both increasing membership and the success of face-to-face and zoom courses and the assortment of very informative seminars conducted through the year.
Branko Colavizza, U3APP Secretary