Regional Development Australia (RDA) Orana has welcomed three new members to its committee.
They are Dubbo’s Stan Donnelly, Coonabarabran’s Louise Johnson and Cobar’s Janine Lea-Barrett.
RDA Orana chairman John Walkom said committee members were “local leaders” who understood the challenges, opportunities and priorities in their communities.
Mr Donnelly is a project manager with experience in development of management systems. He holds degrees in agricultural science and engineering and has worked in the agricultural, mining and civil construction sectors.
Ms Johnson is a Children’s and Community Services manager, currently completing a Masters of Health Management and Masters of Public Health. Ms Lea-Barrett sits on Cobar Shire Council and has more than a decade of board level experience across the mining, construction and electrical engineering industries.