Cast your vote for grower board job
GRAINGROWERS is encouraging members across Australia to cast their vote ahead of the election of two directors from the Northern Region this month.
Three candidates from the Northern Region (northern NSW and Queensland) have nominated for the two available board positions. These candidates are:
■ Peter Thompson, Wallumbilla, Qld;
■ Andrew Carberry, Narrabri, NSW; and
■ Christopher Joseph, Highfields, Qld.
The directors elected at this AGM will hold office for the period until the AGM in 2021 (unless their position becomes otherwise vacant pursuant to the GrainGrowers’ Constitution).
The AGM will also see retirement of GrainGrowers current chairman, John Eastburn. Mr Eastburn, a director of the company from the Northern Region, was appointed in 2006, and retires by rotation in accordance with the constitution.
All GrainGrowers’ members are eligible to vote in the election, the results of which will be known at the Thursday, October 18, at the AGM.