The Board of the Pat Cronin Foundation has been carefully put together to provide the highest level of governance and professionalism for the foundation
Pat’s father and Co Founder of the Pat Cronin Foundation. Matt has experience in running a business that he is a partner in for the past 14 years. Matt has been a board member of the AMP Financial Planners Association, was Chairperson of the Our Lady Help of Christians school board for 5 years, was on the Committee of the Research Junior Football Club for 9 years including 3 years as President and is currently Secretary of the Lower Plenty Football Club. Matt is married to Robyn and they have 2 other children, Emma and Lucas.
Robyn is Pat’s Mum and Co Founder of The Pat Cronin Foundation. Robyn has been involved in many different voluntary roles such as President of the Parents and Friends of Our Lady’s Primary School, merchandise manager at Research Junior Football Club and Lower Plenty Football Club and Team Coordinator at Eltham Calisthenics College. She is married to Matt and they have two other children; Emma and Lucas.
David is a close family friend of the Cronins and is Matt’s business partner.
David is a Certified Financial Planner and has run the business with Matt for the past 14 years. David has worked on various Committees including the North Eltham Wanderers Cricket Club and the Whitefriars Old Collegians Football Club.
David is married to Veronica and they have 3 children, Ben, Rebecca and Matthew.
Rick is a close family friend of the Cronins and has run his own business in conjunction with his wife Ingrid for the past 12 years.
Rick is a Certified Financial Planner and has board experience having served on the board of the AMP Financial Planners Association for 6 years including 2 years as Chairman.
Rick and Ingrid have 2 boys, Thomas (8) and Hamish (5).
Robyn is an experienced senior executive with extensive knowledge of and experience in leading strategic and business planning, operations and program development in the not for profit, health and research environments. She has leadership skills with the ability to train and develop high performing teams. She has well-developed relationship and stakeholder management skills, and is an experienced Director of not-for-profit Boards. She has a strong personal interest and career focus in facilitating and enabling knowledge translation and exchange - the constantly evolving bridge between what is known (particularly new knowledge) and what is done in the field (practice) in order to enhance human, social and environmental well-being. Robyn is married to Chris and they have 2 children, Courtney and Patrick
Deb is the former Deputy Principal- Head of Plenty Campus at Ivanhoe Grammar School and is currently running her own Education Consulting business. Deb has a comprehensive understanding of what is required to build curriculum based education which will be vital in the development of the education program for the Pat Cronin Foundation. Deb has a daughter, Tessa
Pat Cronin Foundation
1 day ago
Our friends Robert and Janice are travelling through Europe and sent us this lovely photo and thoughtful message at the end of last week. ‘Thinking of Pat and his special family as we arrive into Kotor Montenegro at a time when disturbing press is being reported back home’Spreading the message to Be Wise and to End the Coward Punch across the world. #PC12 #Spreadingtheword #BeWise #Thereisnoexcuse #Endthecowardpunch ...
5 days ago
Four years ago Pat made his senior debut for the Lower Plenty Football Club as a skinny 17 year old. Pat loved playing with his mates for the Bears. The events of this week have simply highlighted the need for us all to continue to push for changes in attitude at all levels that violence of any sort is not acceptable. Thanks for all of your support we continue to spread our Be Wise message. #PC12 #Spreadingtheword #BeWise #Thereisnoexcuse #Endthecowardpunch ...
Pat Cronin Foundation shared 9 News Melbourne's video.
Last night’s story on Channel 9 by Brett McLeod. Thanks for your genuine interest Brett. Very pleased to see that the coward has been withdrawn from this program and that the Corrections Department are undertaking a review of the eligibility requirements. Thanks to everyone for their support over the last couple of days. Together we can make changes. #PC12 #Spreadingtheword #BeWise #Thereisnoexcuse #Endthecowardpunch9 News MelbourneThe family of one-punch victim Patrick Cronin says they're shocked to learn their child's killer is teaching high school students. Read more: www.9news.com.au/national/2018/08/09/12/32/one-punch-killer-andrew-lee-lecturing-children-patrick...#9News | 9News.com.au ...
Pat Cronin Foundation shared Ten Eyewitness News Melbourne's video.
6 days ago
Here is Candice Wyatt’s story from tonight’s Ten Eyewitness News. Thanks for your care Candice. #PC12 #Spreadingtheword #BeWise #Thereisnoexcuse #EndthecowardpunchTen Eyewitness News MelbourneA controversial prison program that has allowed a remorseless killer to lecture VCE students is to be reviewed. #TenNews @CandiceWyatt10 ...
Pat Cronin Foundation shared 7 News Melbourne's video.
One of the stories on the news tonight - this one from Cameron Baud from Seven News. Thanks for your coverage Cameron. #PC12 #Spreadingtheword #BeWise #Thereisnoexcuse #Endthecowardpunch7 News MelbourneThe one-punch killer of popular teenage footballer Patrick Cronin has been banned from a prison program involving school children. It follows outrage from the community and the parents of his victim.www.7plus.com.au/news#7News ...