Management Committee

The GCNCC Management Committee is a team of dedicated volunteers who are committed to helping businesses in the northern Gold Coast achieve their full potential

GCNCC Management Committee for 2016-17 consists of:

  • Cheryl Koppman - President
  • Gary Mays - Secretary
  • Garry Godfrey - Treasurer
  • Dr Edward Gifford - Vice President
  • Jay Stewart - Vice-President
  • Martin Brady - Vice President
  • Michele Mays - Committee
  • Sonya Black - Committee
  • Tracie Eaton - Committee
  • Robert Marsden - Committee
  • Graeme Cook - Committee
  • Ajay Amin - Committee

Cheryl Koppman - President

Cheryl is the founder and Principal Consultant at Human Resource Services Pty Ltd providing outsourced HR, IR, WHS & Quality Management services to small to medium size businesses.

Cheryl joined the Management Committee of GCNCC in 2014 and has been President since June 2016 after serving as Vice President during most of FY16.

Role Description - President

Contact Details

Human Resource Services Pty Ltd

Gary Mays - Secretary

Gary is a director of Aquatemp Environmental Solutions which specialises in innovative hydraulic sustainability services and products with offices in Australia and Singapore. Gary joined GCNCC as a foundation member in 1998 and has been the chamber Secretary since 2010 after serving as Vice President for a number of years. Gary is also Secretary of the CCIQ Gold Coast Regional Policy Council who combined with all local Gold Coast chambers and industry representatives to work with all levels of government to facilitate business growth and champion issues that impact on Gold Coast businesses.

Role Description - Secretary

Contact Details

Phone: 0411 699 880
Email: secretary@gcncc.org.au
Aquatemp Environmental Services

Garry Godfrey - Treasurer

Garry Godfrey’s experience includes accounting and finance, debt management, personnel and public relations. In the year 2000 he established CBMS and has since offered his various skills and experience to many satisfied southeast Queensland businesses.

Role Description - Treasurer

Contact Details

Complete Business Management Solutions

Dr Edward Gifford - Vice President

Edward is a director of On-Purpose Partners that offers a range of business consulting services to assist organisations build leadership and management capacity and capability.

Role Description - Vice President

Contact Details

On-Purpose Partners

Jay Stewart - Vice President

Jay owns a Mortgage Choice franchise on the northern Gold Coast North. Jay has over 20 years experience and knowledge in accounting and finance positions as well as being a qualified accountant and a member of CPA Australia.

Role Description - Vice President

Contact Details

Mortgage Choice

Martin Brady - Vice President

Martin is the Gold Coast Senior Manager - Commercial & SME for St George Bank working with commercial clients to facilitate high quality banking partnerships. Martin is also Chairman of the CCIQ Gold Coast Regional Policy Council who combined with all local Gold Coast chambers and industry representatives to work with all levels of government to facilitate business growth and champion issues that impact on Gold Coast businesses. Martin also is the Co-Convenor Gold Coast Mentoring 4 Growth Panel for the Department of Small Business,Major Events & Commonwealth Games where a panel of business experts challenge current practices and suggest strategies for participating businesses to take advantage of opportunities.

Role Description - Vice President

Contact Details

St George Bank

Michele Mays - Committee Member

Michele is the Office Manager and a Director of Whywait Plumbing Services which is a family owned and operated plumbing company specialising in commercial and domestic plumbing, drainage, gasfitting, roofing and fire systems maintenance.

Role Description - Committee Member

Contact Details

Whywait Plumbing Services

Sonya Black - Committee Member

Sonya Black is the Principal of Advance Family Law. Sonya’s team offers professional and ethical legal advice for all separation and divorce related matters. Advance Family Law offer a range of options to settle outside of Court, including collaborative law and settlement focused negotiations as well as providing strong representation for all domestic violence and family law matters. The team is dedicated to helping their clients advance in life with just and equitable independence from the past.

Role Description - Committee Member

Contact Details

Advance Family Law

Graeme Cook - Committee Member

Graeme is licensee of Dynamo Realty a boutique real estate business based in Helensvale and specialising in land sales of all types throughout Qld , investments, Commercial and Industrial sales & leasing covering the Southport to the Northern areas of the Gold Coast .

Role Description - Committee Member

Robert Marsden - Committee Member

Robert Marsden is a highly motivated ICT and Electronic Security professional. From his many successful years in both industries, he is passionate about bridging the technology and skills gap between these two industries. This passion is reflected via the highly successful and integrated Information Technology and Electronic Security solutions he has developed under the Addictive Technology Solutions brand.

Role Description - Committee Member

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Addictive Technology Solutions

Tracie Eaton - Committee Member

Tracie is an artist, educator and speaker who is passionate about supporting women in business and personal development. Along with her own art brand, Tracie established Artistic Hub - a collective that helps other artists sell their works. She is also the Director at Trove Online. Trove's focus is ensuring business owners understand how to maximize Online Strategies and lead generation activities online.

Role Description - Committee Member

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Ajay Amin - Committee Member

Ajay is the Director of Ezi Office Supplies. His background in accounting has certainly given him a steady base to work from, however it is his natural people skills and positive attitude that make him a real pleasure to be around.

Role Description - Committee Member

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Ezi Office Supplies

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