Bryan Pickthall, Chairperson

Bryan joined the Board in January 2011. He is a Retired Regular Army and Administration and people manager.  He is an active volunteer with CFA Bamawm Extension Fire Brigade, Health & Safety Coordinator and Brigade Delegate to Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria. He is Secretary with VFBV District 20 Council. He is an Ambassador at the Echuca-Moama Visitor Information Centre. Brian brings strong administration and communication skills to the Committee.

Leonie Armstrong, Secretary

Leonie joined the Board in October 2015. She is a lead Mental Health worker and Registered Nurse and Midwife and also holds a TAE40110. She has knowledge regarding training needs in Individual Support, Ageing Support and Disability.

Anne Peace

Anne joined the Board in May 2006. She is a former Teacher, Teacher Librarian, holds a Graduate Diploma in Visual and Performing Arts.  Anne was involved in dairy farming and small business ownership in hospitality. She is a member of the Echuca-Moama Uniting Church, the Campaspe East Timor Friendship Group, the Rotary Club of Bendigo South. Her special interests are in youth programs and empowering women in Third World countries. She is Project Officer for the Australian Cambodian Children’s Taskforce.  Anne is a proud grandmother and great grandmother.

Neil Thomas

Neil joined the Board in  2017. Neil has a strong background in Accounting and Finance Management. Neil owns a successful Accounting business and brings current financial knowledge and expertise to CCAE.

Peter Dwan

Peter joined the Board in August 2017. Peter brings his extensive knowledge of business development, financial strategies and market positioning to CCAE. Peter consults with international business on marketing strategies, product management and packaging design.

Kevin Talbot, Treasurer

Kevin joined the Board in September 2017. Kevin brings extensive business development and global investment experience to CCAE. Kevin has a strong focus on relationships and compliance.