Our board

The Trustee Board’s directors are ultimately responsible for administering the Fund in accordance with the law and the Trust Deed. Members and employers are equally represented.

The term of office for directors is four years. Elections are decided on a first-past-the-post basis, (the nominee who receives the most votes will be elected). The Board members elect the Chair.

Catholic Super is governed by a Corporate Trustee, CSF Pty Limited (ABN 30 006 169 286) (AFSL 246664).

Peter Bugden - Chair

Peter is an employer elected director and was, previously, the Deputy Director of Catholic Education Sandhurst. Prior to this, he spent five years in the Commonwealth Public Service, 10 years teaching in Catholic secondary schools and lecturing part-time in tertiary institutions. He is a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA). Peter is currently a part-time officer of Catholic Super.


Member representatives 

John Mildren
Manager, Schools and Senior Secondary, Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority.
John Connors
Principal, Resurrection Catholic Primary School, Kings Park.
Deb James
General Secretary, Independent Education Union Victoria Tasmania.
Peter Haysey
Gregory Quinn
Assistant Dean of Learning, Ambrose Treacy College, Indooroopilly, Queensland.

Employer representatives

Peter Bugden 
Chair, CSF Pty Limited.
Marcia Clohesy 
Carolyn Harkin
Chris Harkin
Paul Murphy
General Manager, St Luke’s Green, Woolloongabba, Queensland.

Board member

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) - Frank Pegan

Prior to becoming the Catholic Super CEO in 2001, Frank was the Chair of Finance with the Catholic Education Office, Melbourne. He is a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) and a Registered Tax Agent (RTA). Frank holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Master of Business Administration.