Board of Directors


John has been a member of the Club and Sub-Branch since 1991.


John has lived in the local area for over 40 years. He has retired from his own business where he worked as an Electrical Contractor. During this time, he donated and installed power supply to both Seaforth Primary School Rotunda and Forestville Primary School Computer room.


He was a member of the RAN 1966–1978. (F.E.A.S.R. 1967-68; Vietnam 1967, 1969 and 1970 and Hon Secretary Forestville RSL Sub-Branch 2004-2016. This role also included being a qualified Welfare and Pension officer for the members.


He became a Life Member of RSL of Australia in 2015 and is the current Treasurer of the "Forestville War Memorial Playing Fields Community Committee". In addition, he is a member of the Manly Hospital Auxiliary who set about raising money to buy equipment for the local hospital.


John was elected as a Director of Forestville RSL Club Ltd in 2017.

John M Finlay