Network West Committee of Governance

Network West is governed by its membership which come from 51 Neighbourhood Houses in the western region of Melbourne.

A new committee of governance is elected each year at the AGM.

The Committee meets every six weeks and is made up of representatives from across the municipalities and network of Neighbourhood House.

Click Here for a list of Network West Membership. 


The Committee oversees the governance role of Network West and sets the strategic direction. 

Ellen Kessler (Chairperson)
Team Leader - Delahey Community Centre (Brimbank)

Maria Hanson (Treasurer)
Manager - The Grange Community Centre (Wyndham)

Mark Orrill (Secretary)
Operations Manager - Wingate Ave Community Centre (Moonee Valley)

Ellen Warren
Community Support Worker - Laverton Community Integrated Services Inc (Hobsons Bay)

Helen Rodd
Committee Member - West Footscray Neighbourhood House (Maribyrnong)

Daniela Kohut
Manager - Hillside Community Centre (Melton)