Committee

The Committee of Management is defined by rule 10 of the Constitution, and is comprised of 7 financial members of Western Australian Community Access Networks (WACAN) Inc.

Each committee member is elected for a term of 2 years, which starts from the date of his or her election at an Annual General Meeting (AGM) and continues until the second AGM after his or her election. The terms of committee members are staggered, so that no more than 4 committee positions can be up for election at any one AGM.

The WACAN Committee of Management is comprised of:

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Trent Lloyd

Chairman term ’17 – ’19

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Name of Nominee

David Spruce

Vice-Chairman term ’17 – ’18

Before working in IT, David was well known around the industry as a volunteer for events and conventions around Perth. Kickstarting his career as a Team Leader for a well known ISP in their customer support team, he has spent 7 years working as an Systems Engineer in the construction and resource sectors, before moving into a Network Engineering role for a national managed services provider.

Brenton Hewitt

Brenton Hewitt

Secretary term ’17 – ’19

Brenton has been in and around the Perth IT community since 2001, having started work as a support technician for the South-West Regional Schools district before moving in 2006 to an operational role at a well known ISP. He currently works as the IT Manager for a local not-for-profit organisation.

Shane Short

Shane Short

Treasurer term ’17 – ’19

Having worked across a variety of roles in IT and associated industries for many years, Shane co-founded his own web hosting company in 2008. Prior to this, he held a number of technical positions at a leading Perth ISP. As a technology enthusiast with a keen creative mind, he continues to donate his time and services to other not-for-profit groups throughout WA.

Brad Peczka

Brad Peczka

Committee Member term ’17 – ’19

Fuelled primarily by coffee, Brad has covered a wide variety of roles throughout his career in the technology industry. With previous positions at systems integrators and consulting firms, he currently holds a senior technical position at a large international company, and has also served on the committees of various local non-profit organisations since 2005.

Reyhan Lange-Kapancioglu

Reyhan Lange-Kapancioglu

Committee Member term ’16 – ’18

I’ve been a part of WACAN since the very beginning learning the tech and helping with smaller roles such as organising social get togethers for members and fundraising for the association. Since being elected to the committee in 2016, I’m looking to kick start more social events and fundraisers as well as more technical meetups for members and people interested in becoming a part of our nerdy family.

Kieran Wallace

Kieran Wallace

Committee Member term ’16 – ’18

An avowed tech head and gadget buff, Kieran has been tinkering and engineering anything with an LED since he could crawl. Currently employed the Infrastructure Manager for a national conglomerate, he brings a wealth of experience from his time in a number of technical roles across the Telco and Enterprise spaces, along with a love of strong coffee and single-malt scotch. He was elected to the committee in 2016.

Contact the Committee

The committee can be contacted directly via email to committee@wacan.asn.au. For all other enquiries, please refer to our contact page.