About the 2021 MPC Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Melbourne Press Club Inc will be held at 12.30pm on Wednesday 30th June 2021 via Zoom. Attendees are required to register using the link below. 

The Annual General Meeting will include the election of Board members. MPC members are invited to attend this Zoom AGM.


Board Nominees

Board nominations have now closed and we are pleased to let you know we have received the same number of nominations as there are positions, which means we do not need to hold a board election.

This means the board will be declared elected unopposed at the AGM.

Nominees are Ashley Argoon, Eileen Berry, Bridget Brennan, Patrick Considine, Rachael Dexter, Jude Donnelly, Fotis Kapetopoulos, Richard Leder, Matilda Marozzi, Kate McGrath, Ashlynne McGhee, Nick McKenzie, Heidi Murphy, Pat O’Beirne, Justin Quill, Tom Salom, Veronica Scott, Lynne Scrivens, Nicole Strahan, and Richard Willingham.


Joining the Meeting

All financial members of the Melbourne Press Club are invited to the Annual General Meeting, to be conducted  by Zoom at 12.30pm, Wednesday 30th June 2021.

You must register in advance for this meeting. Registration will close at 9:30am on the day of the meeting.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to log in as well as relevant documents.

Register here

Appointing Proxies

If you are unable to attend the meeting and would like to appoint a proxy, please download the proxy form, fill it out and return to admin@melbournepressclub.com.

Download the proxy form


Current MPC Board

President: Nick McKenzie
Vice Presidents: Ashlynne McGhee and Heidi Murphy
Treasurer: Veronica Scott
Secretary: Richard Leder

Board Members: Ashley Argoon, Eileen Berry, Patrick Considine, Nicole Denton, Rachael Dexter, Jude Donnelly, Matilda Marozzi, Kate McGrath, Pat O’Beirne, Justin Quill, Tom Salom, Lynne Scrivens, Nicole Strahan, Richard Willingham



  1. Chair
    2. Apologies
    3. Acceptance of Previous AGM Minutes
    4. President’s Report
    5. Treasurer’s Report
    6. Election of Board
    7. Proposed Rule Change
    8. Annual Report and Acceptance
    9. Appointment of Auditors
    10.  Other Business


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