President - Howard Buckley

 

BRIEF HISTORY

  • Enlisted in the Citizens Military Forces (C.M.F) in February 1966
  • Conscripted to 2 years National Military Service in May 1968
  • Served with the Royal Australian Infantry, attached to Army Aviation in South Vietnam from March 1969 to February 1970
  • Employed as an Electrician and Electrical Supervisor from 1970 to 1998

 

RETURNED & SERVICE LEAGUE OF AUSTRALIA

  • Joined Gaythorne RSL and Sub Branch 1970
  • Joined Greenbank Servces Club and Sub Branch 1995

 

GREENBANK RSL SUB-BRANCH INC

  • Secretary 1997 to 2000, 2010 to 2018

 

GREENBANK SERVICES CLUB INC

  • Director 1997, 2011 to 2012
  • Secretary 1998 to 2000, 2013 to 2015
  • President 2016 to present

Vice President - Tom McGee OAM

 

BRIEF HISTORY:

  • Called up for National Service in 1966
  • Served in Vietnam and Malaya with the 4th Battalion Royal Australian Regiment as Rifleman Signaller
  • Post service employment in mining and railway industries

GREENBANK SERVICES CLUB

  • Elected to first committee 1990 to 1992
  • Senior Vice President 1992 - current

GREENBANK RSL SUB BRANCH INC

  • President 1990 to 2001, 2010 to 2012
  • Vice President 2002 to 2010
  • Vice President 2013 to 2015
  • Deputy President 2016 to current 

AWARDS

  • Life Member of Greenbank Services Club 1993
  • Awarded the Order of Australia Medal on Australia Day 2001- "For Service to Ex-Service Men and Women and their families".

Treasurer/Secretary - Jeff Smith

 

BRIEF HISTORY

  • Enlisted in the Australian Regular Army in August 1967
  • Posted to 4 RAR in South Vietnam 1968 – 1969 and served with 4 RAR on their second tour of South Vietnam 1971 - 1972
  • Foundation Member of 2/4 RAR when formed in August 1973
  • Moved through several Infantry Units until retirement in 1988
  • Joined NSW Police Force 1988 until 1998

 

RETURNED & SERVICE LEAGUE OF AUSTRALIA
 
  • Joined Greenbank RSL Sub-Branch 2007
 

GREENBANK SERVICES CLUB

  • Director 2017 
  • Member Since 2006
  • Treasurer 2018 - current
GREENBANK RSL SUB-BRANCH INC
 
  • Board Member 2017 
  • Vice President 2018 
 

OTHER

  • Active member of Tabol of Nolidge 2012 to 2018
  • President of Tabol of Nolidge 2014 to 2018

Director (Service) - Michael Papalia

 

BRIEF HISTORY

  • Served for 4 years in the Royal Australian Engineers in various capacities from 1963 to 1967 with 24 Construction Squadron, Enoggera, 7 Field Squadron, Enoggera and 18 Field Squadron, Wacol.
  • Upon discharge, joined General Motors in the Stores Department both in Brisbane and Perth
  • Owned and operated several businesses including: A Shell Service Station and Tandy Store in Perth, the Copier Repair Company and Millennium Sound Musical Instruments in Brisbane

RETURNED & SERVICE LEAGUE OF AUSTRALIA

  • Joined Greenbank RSL Sub-Branch 2010

GREENBANK RSL SUB-BRANCH

  •  Board Member 2018 - current

GREENBANK SERVICES CLUB

  • Member Since 1997
  • Director 2018 - current

OTHER

  • Member of Actors Equity Australia
  • State President of QLD Entertainer of the Year Awards (Wallaces Awards) for 12 years
  • State Organiser and State Rep on Federal Council for MEAA (Media, Arts and Entertainers Alliance)
  • Entertainer in Australia, England, New Zealand, Italy and USA
  • Multi-Award Winner including: Vocalist/Entertainer of the Year
  • Multi Cabaret Performer of the Year and Country Performer of the Year

Director (Associate) - Paul Kelly

 

BRIEF HISTORY:

  • Emigrated from South Africa in 1999

GREENBANK SERVICES CLUB

  • Member since 2005
  • Director 2012 to Present

Stewart Rae - Director

BRIEF HISTORY

  • Served in the Army – TPR ¾ Cav Regt then transferred to RAEME. Joined in 1986.
  • Upon leaving in 2000 on Medical Discharge, was Production Manager at State Government Security. QLD Customer Correctional Officer. RSPCA Inspector.

GREENBANK SERVICES CLUB

  • Member since             2000
  • Director 2016 – Present

GREENBANK RSL SUB-BRANCH INC

  • Member since 2000
  • Committee Member                                     2015 – 2016
  • Treasurer 2017 – Present

Other Information

  • Pensions and Welfare Officer
  • Men’s Shed Member 2015

Director (Associate) - Stephen Ball

 

BRIEF HISTORY:

  • Spent most of his life working in Local Government as a compliance officer within the built and natural environment field
  • Graduated University in 2008 with a Degree in Urban and Regional Planning
  • Spent some time in the private sector as a consultant planner
  • Browns Plains local since 1994
  • Married for 40 years

GREENBANK SERVICES CLUB

  • Member since 1994
  • Director 2020