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Fitness Australia Receive Record Nominations for Board of Directors

Recored Numbers Contesting Fitness Australia Board of Directors

Voting is open to Fitness Australia’s AusREP Members and Business Members between 1st and 18th November 2019.

Fitness Australia, the peak industry association, is looking to appoint three new Directors at the Annual General Meeting on 26th November.

AusREPs and Business Members have the chance to cast their vote as of 1st November to determine the three candidates who will join Fitness Australia’s Board of Directors.

Jayne Blake - Fitness Australia“I’m encouraged by the calibre of nominations we have received, in both the Business Member and AusREP categories,” says Jayne Blake, Chairperson for Fitness Australia.

“Having so many talented individuals believe in the work that Fitness Australia is doing and wanting to contribute to the future of our industry and the health of Australians is a testament to the work of our CEO Barrie Elvish and the team over the last year.”

“It’s particularly heartening to see the positive response we’ve received since announcing our recent historic constitutional change that allows for AusREPs to be represented on the Board.”

The Board is responsible for providing strategic leadership to Fitness Australia within a framework of prudent and effective controls and establishing the organisation’s vision, mission, values and standards of conduct in the interests of industry members, stakeholders and the communities in which it operates.

“I’m confident that whichever applicants are elected by our Members, they will make an extremely valuable contribution to Fitness Australia, and therefore to the broader fitness and wellness industry over the coming years.”

The ballot includes 34 candidates contesting for 3 positions; 21 AusREP Member candidates are standing for two vacancies, and 13 Business Members candidates are standing for one vacancies.

Business Member candidates:

  • Peter Annis-Brown
  • Justin Bellas
  • Paige Buse
  • Ethan Fleming
  • Jane Kilkenny
  • Fiona Kriaris
  • Brett Lavale
  • Ty Menzies
  • Gregg Mokham
  • Marlin Moussa
  • Elizabeth Nable
  • Katrina Nughes
  • Michael Scroop

AusREP Member candidates:

  • Katherine Cassar
  • Gavin Fernandes
  • Nathan Hall
  • Janine Robertson
  • Chantal Brodrick
  • Robyn Camilleri
  • Evan Campbell
  • Roberto Carvalho
  • Kate Corkery
  • Joshua Cox
  • Jen Dugard
  • Jane-Maree Evans
  • Philip Harding
  • Jill Healy-Quintard
  • Szabina Horvath
  • Dan Jolley
  • Casey Mainsbridge
  • Katrina Nielsen
  • Joe Raiti
  • Roger Salvini
  • Shawn Stevenson

Voting is open to Fitness Australia’s AusREP Members and Business Members between 1st and 18th November 2019. Members are encouraged to cast their vote using the link in an email that they receive from TrueVote.

“I would like to sincerely thank all applicants and all existing and past Board Members, who all generously volunteer their time. I very much look forward to working with the Board to continue to drive value for our Members and to encourage more Australians to be more active more often,” adds Jayne.

Want to find out more?
If you need further information or have any questions regarding the ballot procedures contact Liz Richardson at Fitness Australia on 1300 211 311 or email liz.richardson@fitness.org.au.

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