“It’s No Fish Ye’re Buying–it’s Men’s Lives” – Sir Walter Scott
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Email: ceo@wafic.org.au

BOARD/COMMITTEE REPRESENTATION

August 2017 – appointed as a Board member of the WA Marine Science Institute.

September 2015 – appointed as a non-executive Director of the Fisheries Research and Development Corporation.

February 2010 – July 2011 – Elected as a Board member of the Australian Council of Prawn Fisheries.

May 2009 – March 2011 – Appointed by NSW Cabinet as a Ministerial nominee to the Seafood Industry Advisory Council.

March 2006 to January 2009 – Wetland Care Australia (WCA), Appointed as a Director of the Board.

November 2001 – July 2003 – President of Recfish Australia (Australian Recreational & Sport Fishing Industry Confederation).

September 2003 – April 2005 – a non-executive Director of the Fisheries Research and Development Corporation.

1999 – 2005 – Australian Cotton Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) Advisory Committee.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

November 2013 present
Chief Executive Officer – Western Australian Fishing Industry Council (WAFIC)

August 2012 – November 2013
Chief Executive Officer – Western Rock Lobster Council

July 2009 to August 2012
Executive Officer – Professional Fishermen’s Association (PFA) NSW

January 2008 to July 2009
Industry Representative –Clarence Professional Fishermen’s Association (CPFA)

April 2005 to January 2008
Chief Executive Officer Recfish Australia (Australian Recreational and Sport Fishing Industry Confederation Inc)

June 1998 – April 2005
Executive Director, Amateur Fishermen’s Association of the Northern Territory (AFANT)