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Board of the Academy

    (1)     The Academy is to be governed by a Board of the Academy.

    (2)     The Board of the Academy—

        (a)     is responsible for the management of the affairs of the Academy; and

        (b)     may exercise any of the powers or functions of the Academy.

    (3)     The Board of the Academy consists of 7 members of whom—

        (a)     one is to be appointed as Chairperson by the Governor in Council on the recommendation of the Minister; and

        (b)     one is to be the Secretary or nominee of the Secretary; and

        (c)     one is to be a representative of ISV appointed by the Governor in Council; and

        (d)     one is to be a representative of the Catholic Education Commission appointed by the Governor in Council; and

        (e)     the remaining members are to be appointed by the Governor in Council.

    (4)     In recommending persons for appointment to the Board of the Academy, the Minister must be satisfied that—

        (a)     the persons recommended possess the skills, qualifications and experience that are relevant to enable the Academy to perform its functions; and

        (b)     the persons recommended include persons who have experience in the following areas—

              (i)     education, including a range of school education settings and sectors, vocational education and training, adult, community and further education and higher education;

              (ii)     education leadership;

              (iii)     management;

              (iv)     finance;

              (v)     law;

              (vi)     corporate governance; and

        (c)     the composition of the Board is a fair and balanced reflection of the diversity of the Victorian community.

    (5)     A member of the Board of the Academy may resign from office by delivering to the Governor in Council a signed letter of resignation.

    (6)     The Governor in Council may at any time remove a member from office.

S. 2.6A.8 inserted by No. 32/2021 s. 4.

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