Jason Minns: Submarine Association of Australia (SAA) – National Communication and Information Manager

  The role of the CIM is more focused on governance and the administration of good policy which in turn protects the reputation and liability of the SAA.

In general, the position is responsible for the following:

i Advising the National Executive of the SAA of the management of websites and social media sites, 

ii Providing regular reporting regarding communications (usage, policy, suggested changes and strategies to improve communication) 

iii Working with the relevant webmaster(s) and Social Media Administrators and Newsletter editor(s) to ensure sound practice and compliance with this policy,

iv Working with the Executive, Webmaster and social Media Administrators to increase communication and engagement with members, 

v Development and implementation of a Strategic Communication Plan for the SAA. The CIM shall be a member of the National Executive and Shall be appointed by the National Executive for a period of three years.

Contact Information

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Jason (Budge) Minns:

Jason joined the RAN in October 1989 as a Radio Operator and submarines in 1994 after serving at sea on HMA Ships Torrens and Derwent. He was awarded his Dolphins on HMAS Onslow in 1995. Over the next 27 years he served on HMAS Onslow, Otama, Sheean, Dechaineux and Farncomb (COB). Jason had numerous submarine shore positions including SO Communications (SUBFOR), before commissioning as a Communications Officer. Jason is a keen committee member for the ACT Branch and resides in Bungendore, NSW with his wife Sarha and two dogs Sully and Lucy.