The College is conducted by the Parish Priests of the Member Parishes who form the governing body which is the Association of Canonical Administrators of Penola Catholic College.

Information for parents and community members:

2020 Annual Report

2019 Annual Report

2018 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

2016 Annual Report

College Board Membership

  • Up to two Parish Priests appointed by the Parish Priests of the Member Parishes.
  • The Principal of Penola Catholic College.
  • An Honorary Financial Adviser.
  • Two staff representatives, one from each campus, elected annually from and by the staff of the College.
  • Four parents or guardians, (not employed by the College).
  • A representative of the Parents’ and Friends’ Association, elected from and by the committee of that association.
  • Two senior students of the College (School Captains).
  • Up to two members, nominated by the Board for specific purposes and for a limited time.
  • The Business Manager of the College (to provide financial data to the Board).
  • Board Secretary.

College Board – 2021

Executive OfficerMr Christopher Caldow
President of the Association of Canonical AdministratorsFr Dishan Candappa
ChairpersonMrs Alfina Astuto
Deputy ChairpersonMrs Julie Lyons
Parent representatives

Mrs Julie Lyons – Co-opted Parent
Mrs Beatrice Massara
Mrs Karen Harvey Collings
Mr Seyit Kaplan

Honorary Financial ConsultantMrs Alfina Astuto
Staff representativesBroadmeadows campus – Mrs Angela Xidias
Glenroy campus – Mr Stuart Harrison
College CaptainsMiss Monica Ammendola

Miss Grace Garfi

Business ManagerMrs Jennifer Vinten
SecretaryMrs Rose Crocitti
Board Executive Committee

Mr Chris Caldow
Mrs Alfina Astuto
Fr Dishan Candappa
Mrs Julie Lyons

Board Finance

Mr Chris Caldow
Mrs Alfina Astuto
Mr Rob Dullard
Mrs Jennifer Vinten