Part of the board since 2015, Stephen brings over 30 years experience in senior management in the financial services sector, with a particular emphasis on financial product design, development and marketing. An active member of the community Stephen is also a part of the Heathcote Tourism & Development and Advance Heathcote committees.
In 2016 Stephen took over as Chairman from the long serving Barry Cail.
Peter joined us in 2018 and is currently director and winemaker at Silver Spoon Estate, a local Heathcote winery that has been in operation since 2009.
Formerly the managing director of a software development company in Melbourne, he provided consulting services to large corporations and government.
Peter has a strong interest in developing local infrastructure to support a thriving community and is currently a committee member for Heathcote Tourism and Development.
Peter has a B.Sc, MBA and Master of Wine Technology Viticulture and spent 5 years on the board of the Medical Software Industry Association of Australia.
Barry is one of the original Directors of Heathcote & District Financial Services and played a pivotal role in the establishment of Heathcote & District Community Bank® branch.
Barry also served as Chairman for an impressive 10 years before stepping down from the role in 2016.
Currently operating a printing business in Bendigo as well as being an almost retired journalist, he has extensive experience in public relations and marketing.
A keen sportsman, Barry plays with the Heathcote Bowling Club and has been heavily involved in the Heathcote community through well over a decade working on The McIvor Times.
One of our longest serving Directors Greg has been with the board since 2007. Greg brings us extensive experience in Local Government and is a licensed Surveyor, Town Planner and Justice of the Peace.
A dedicated community figure, Greg has been a member of the Heathcote Bowling Club Inc for 26 years as well as a member of the Lions Club of Heathcote Inc for 42 years.
Greg heads up our Sponsorship sub-committee, a role that he finds most rewarding.
Part of the board since 2017 Brad is a Licensed Estate Agent with 12 years’ experience and owns his own Real Estate business in Heathcote.
Brad finds a sense of pride in seeing the local community groups benefit from his role as a Director on the board and also enjoys sitting on our Scholarship sub-committee.
Andrew has served as a Director since 2017 and brings a lifetime of farming experience including being a Registered Wool Classer. This experience makes him the perfect head of our Farming sub-committee.
No newcomer to volunteering, Andrew is the Fire Prevention Officer with the Redesdale CFA, a member of the Redesdale Recreation Reserve Committee, member of the Redesdale And District Association and is also involved with fundraising for The OTIS Foundation - Breast Cancer Retreats.