Lithuanians in the Community
15th December 2013
November Elections for Lithuanian Community Organisations
Last month in Sydney two elections were held for Lithuanian community organisations, both elections taking place at the Sydney Lithuanian Club in Bankstown. On November 17, 2013 the Lithuanian Community Publishing Society, which publishes the weekly “Mūsų Pastogė”, held its Annual General Meeting. Elected as directors were:
(L-R) Petras Vegys (Treasurer),
Romas Cibas (President),
Petras Viržintas (IT specialist),
Jadvyga Dambrauskienė (Vice-president),
Alis Migus (Secretary),
Dalia Doniela (Editor),
Aida Zastarskytė - Abromas (Dispatcher)
A week later, on November 24, 2013, the Australian Lithuanian Community of Sydney held its Annual General Meeting. Elected to the Committee were:
(L-R): Ramona Zakarevičienė (Publicity),
Kristina Dičiūnienė (Treasurer),
Dr. Ramutis Zakarevičius (President),
Jadvyga Burokienė (Vice-president and Community Liaison),
Kęstutis Protas (Secretary)
The Committee chose its office bearers, as indicated above, at the Committee’s first meeting after the election. The AGM also authorised the new Committee at its discretion to co-opt additional members to the Committee.
Onto the Auditor’s Committee elected were Teodoras Rotcas, Kastytis Stašionis and Lisa Skirka - Thomas.