State Council

The State Council is the governing body responsible for policy and direction of the Federation. It consists of two delegates of each of the five Diocesan Councils in Queensland, an independent Chair, a nominee of the Provincial Council of Bishops, and the Executive Director as an ex-officio non-voting member.

The Chair of the State Council is elected at each biennial conference for a two year term.  The two delegates from each diocese to the State Council are chosen at the Diocesan Council Annual General Meeting. The State Council also has the power to co-opt a maximum of three people.

The current State Council Members are:

 Independent Chair Rossi Mangano  
 Queensland Bishops' nominee  
 Brisbane delegates Libby Parker
David Gall

 Cairns delegates

 Mary-Anne Stokes
 Diana Sheedy
 Townsville delegates

Michael Runge

Dana Snelling

 Rockhampton  delegates

Natalie Salisbury

 Toowoomba delegates

Cathy Condon

Jaime Fing             

 Executive Director  Carmel Nash