Hong Kong Lasallian Education Council


Chairperson:

Brother Patrick Tierney

Members:

Brother Thomas Lavin, Brother Dennis Magbanua, Brother Jeffrey Chan, Mr. Nicholas Ng,
Mr. Lester Huang, Miss Millie Tam, Mr. Ho Kong Hin, Mr. Eric Ku,
Mr. Chris Lau, Mr. Cheng Tai Man, Mr. Thomas Wong,
Mr. Peter Choy, Mr. Kenneth Wong, Mr. Larry Leung, Mr. Terry Ching

Introduction of the Lasallian Education Council

Background

The Superior General and Council of the Institute in Rome asked the different sectors of the Institute to establish Lasallian Education Councils (LEC) to promote and strengthen the Lasallian educational vision and mission. Each LEC shall consist of both Brothers and lay members of the Lasallian Family with 'Voice and Vote'.

Accordingly, the Lasallian Education Council (the 'LEC') was established in Hong Kong and held its first meeting on 25 November 2004.

Membership

Members of the Council are actively involved in Lasallian activities at local level. The current members of the LEC are

  • Brother Patrick Tierney(Chairperson), Brother Thomas Lavin, Brother Dennis Magbanua,
    Brother Jeffrey Chan, Mr. Nicholas Ng, Mr. Lester Huang, Miss Millie Tam,
    Mr. Ho Kong Hin, Mr. Eric Ku, Mr. Chris Lau, Mr. Cheng Tai Man, Mr. Thomas Wong,
    Mr. Peter Choy, Mr. Kenneth Wong, Mr. Larry Leung, Mr. Terry Ching

All members of the LEC serve in their personal capacities for a term of 3 years.

Role

The role of the LEC in Hong Kong is to assist the Director in promoting the Lasallian vision and mission.

The LEC's role has to do with the overall strategy and direction of the Lasallian mission in Hong Kong.

The involvement and participation of lay members in the Lasallian mission is necessary and well accepted as a universal trend in the Church.

Hong Kong, April 2016