Central Tablelands Local Land Services welcomes new board member
24 April 2019
Central Tablelands Local Land Services is delighted to announce the appointment of new board member Donna Rygate under the Local Land Services Act 2013.
Joining the board at the end of February, Donna brings a wealth of experience. Her credentials include working as a chief executive, independent director, business leader and on various boards and committees. She is a skilled problem solver with a solid track record of positive transformation of organisations.
Central Tablelands Local Land Services Chair, Ian Rogan, welcomes the experience and skillset Donna brings to the organisation.
“Central Tablelands Local Land Services is committed to improving the services we provide landholders. New board members bring new insight and fill gaps in our knowledge to contribute to our constant improvements.”
General Manager Chris Cumming concurs, “Our Board has been a tremendous resource for me and for the organisation. I look forward to working with Donna and continuing working with all Board members.”
Donna is excited about the new role. “My family has been on the land in this region for almost 200 years and the Central Tablelands will always be home to me. I am really delighted to have the opportunity to apply the experience I have gained over the last 30 years towards achieving our communities' shared economic, social and environmental goals.”
Chair Ian Rogan paid tribute to outgoing Board member Reg Kidd. “I would like to thank Reg for his invaluable input to Central Tablelands Local Land Services. He was an inaugural Board member and has helped guide the development of this organisation.”
Donna Rygate (Canowindra) joins Tess Herbert (Eugowra) and Pip Job (Geurie) as the Minister-appointed Board Members for Central Tablelands Local Land Services, with elected representatives being Wendy Bowman (Cargo), John Lowe (Lowther) and Howard Sinclair (Newbridge).