Network West is governed by a Committee of Governance drawn from Members from the 50 Neighbourhood Houses / Community Centres in the western region of Melbourne.

Committee members are elected each year at the AGM usually held in October/November and meet every 6 weeks.

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


Emma Price (Chairperson) | Manager | CommUnity Plus (Brimbank)
Esther Sadek (Secretary) | Community Development worker | Kensington Neighbourhood House (Melbourne)
Pat Rayner | Team Leader | Point Cook Community Learning Centre (Wyndham)
Ian Fenton (Treasurer)| Manager | Wyndham Park Community Centre (Wyndham)
Tracey Oliver | Manager | Duke Street Community Centre (Maribyrnong)
Lee Palumbo | Community House Coordinator| Djerriwarrh community and Education Services
Mark Brophy | Manager| Williamstown Community Education Centre

Committee of Governance members access here