GRAIN grower peak body Grain Producers Australia has appointed experienced rural communications specialist Colin Bettles as its inaugural chief executive.
GPA chair Andrew Weidemann said Mr Bettles was chosen for the role following a competitive recruitment and selection process.
“Colin demonstrated a high level of industry knowledge and in-depth understanding of GPA’s history, vision and goals,” Mr Weidemann said.
“Importantly, he also shares the Board’s passion and commitment to drive positive, proactive changes that will benefit our members and our industry,” he said.
Mr Weidemann said the decision to expand and appoint a chief executive had been made as part of…