Over the coming weeks, you will meet The Glennie School Foundation Directors.
The Glennie School Foundation promotes philanthropy, fellowship and communication through social and business networking opportunities to support the aims of the School. Funds raised by the Foundation are donated to the School to assist with facilities, resources and scholarships.
Foundation Directors are volunteers, donors, parents, past parents and friends of Glennie, all of whom seek to assist by financially supporting School projects.
Meet Foundation Director: Mr Mark Norman.
My name is: Mark Norman
My occupation is: Businessman
My family members are: my wife Liz, daughter Amy (Glennie 2007 - 2011), son Jack and his wife Maeve, and daughter Lucy (Glennie 2010 - 2015)
What is your connection with Glennie? Past Glennie parent, current Foundation Director, and current Glennie School Council member.
What do you find most rewarding about being a Foundation Director? At Glennie, I enjoy seeing girls get a great education so they have real choice in their life
Why do you think philanthropy is important? As a philanthropist, it is good to be able to give back to organisations and the world that we have been blessed to be part of and make a real difference in the world.
What is your favourite food? Steak and prawns.
What did you want to be when you grew up? A farmer.