Destination Gippsland Ltd AGM
Destination Gippsland held its Annual General Meeting on Friday 10th November in Sale and welcomed the appointment of Sue Smethurst as the new Board Chairperson. Sue has been a Board director for two years and was unanimously elected to lead the organisation. She thanked retiring Chairman Steven Hibbard, who had served as a Board Director for nine years with the last two as Chairman.
The Board also thanked Trent Fairweather for his services to the Board for the past four years after his decision to also retire from the Board. The AGM process appointed two new Directors and welcomed Michelle Dickson and Damian Gannon to sit on the Board for the next three years. Current Directors Richard Longmore and Paul Ashton were also re-appointed and will continue with the Board for another term.
Pictured are from left Richard Longmore (Board Member), Tim Tamlin (GLGN representative), Michelle Dickson(Board Member), John Websdale (Wellington Shire Council), Paul Ashton (Board Member), Nicola Pero (Board Member), Cameron Johns (Board Member), Stacey Clark (Baw Baw Shire Council), Terry Robinson (CEO Destination Gippsland), Trent Fairweather (outgoing Board Member), Steve Hibbard (outgoing Chair), Sue Smethurst (Chair), Damien Gannon (Board Member), Alison Conroy (Marketing Manager) & Janine Hayes (Tourism Project Manager).
For further details on the Destination Gippsland Board and new appointments please see here.