Doutta Galla Community Health Service is a Company Limited by Guarantee with a Board of Directors drawn from members of the local community. The company seeks to appoint Directors with expertise in the areas of community services, law, finance, health, fundraising mental health and governance.
The Board consists of between five and nine Directors. Directors are either elected by Doutta Galla members or appointed by the Directors as outlined in the Doutta Galla Constitution.
The Board governs and directs the business of the company. The Board is responsible for setting the overall governance and strategic directions for Doutta Galla Community Health Service including developing the governance policies that make clear the boundaries within which the CEO will work. The CEO establishes, in conjunction with the Board of Directors, all operational policies essential for the effective management of the organisation.
Board Members serve a three year term.