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NFF Board

The National Farmers' Federation (NFF) Board was elected on 18 November 2013 and has responsibility for the day-to-day management of the organisation, including:

  • Oversight of the NFF’s annual budget;
  • Implementing and setting the priorities for the NFF Business Plan, as well as agreeing on courses of action in implementing the Business Plan in accordance with members’ agreed policy imperatives;
  • Establishing committees and taskforces;
  • Receiving advice from the Members’ Council, Policy Committees and the NFF Secretariat; and
  • Appointing the Chief Executive Officer.

The NFF Board also makes decisions on the admittance of new members, based on Members’ Council guidelines.

The NFF Board comprises the NFF President and NFF Vice-President, along with five Directors, all elected annually by the Members’ Council. Two independent Directors may be appointed by the Board, as required, to ensure the necessary balance of skills.

Board Representatives

<big>Brent Finlay</big>
President
Brent Finlay
President
<big>Christine Rolfe</big>
Vice-President
Christine Rolfe
Vice-President
<big>Fiona Simson</big>
Director
Fiona Simson
Director
<big>Ian Burnett</big>
Director
Ian Burnett
Director
<big>Les Gordon</big>
Director
Les Gordon
Director
<big>Peter Tuohey</big>
Director
Peter Tuohey
Director
<big>David Jochinke</big>
Director
David Jochinke
Director

Biographies

  • Brent Finlay (PDF 35.1 kb)

    An overview of NFF President Brent Finlay's biography.

  • Christine Rolfe (PDF 24.4 kb)

    An overview of NFF Vice-President Christine Rolfe's biography.

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