Faces of the Association – 2017 Election Results
At the recent ABA Annual General Meeting held at the Pullman & Mercure Hotel in Melbourne during November, association members re-elected three long standing board members to the board, along with one new board representative.
Grant Birrell and Laurence Van Driel were re-elected to their positions as Marketing Representatives and Brendan Sidhu was re-elected to his position as Riverland Region Grower Representative.
Tim Orr was thanked by the ABA Board of Directors for his contribution as retiring Sunraysia Region Grower Representative. Tim held this position for six years, In addition to serving as an ABA Board member, Tim held positions on the Audit and Plant Improvement Committees.
The ABA welcomes Sunraysia almond, citrus and asparagus grower Darren Minter to fill the vacant position of Sunraysia Region Grower Representative, and we look forward to working with Darren in developing the future of the Australian almond industry.