Andrew Forrest has extensive experience in farming and chemical use as a result of his positions as a spray technician and his work on farms throughout Australia. He owns a mixed farming enterprise in Young NSW. Andrew, and his wife Susie, also operate an award winning restaurant, café and catering business which showcases the best local produce. Andrew has served on various State and Federal advisory boards and the board and committees of NSW Farmers Federation.
Claude Gauchat Director (B Sc Ag, MBA, FAICD)
Claude is managing director of direct2 P/L and has been a director of ChemCert since 2001. He is currently chairman of the Agricultural Biotechnology Council of Australia, a fellow and facilitator of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a life member of both CropLife Australia and the Animal Health Alliance of Australia. Claude is a past member of the advisory board of APVMA and past president of the Ag Institute.
Lyn Fragar Director (Associate Professor)
Lyn Fragar has served as a director of ChemCert since 2009. She was recently appointed Chair of the Advisory Board of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) for a three year term. Lyn has a strong background in agricultural health and safety and is an Associate Professor of the Australian Centre for Agricultural Health and Safety. School, University of Sydney.
Richard Way Director Dip BM
Richard is the current Chairman of ChemCert (SA) Incorporated and a director of ChemCert and on the ChemCert (SA) Board for over 10 years. Richard has held several senior positions in the South Australia Farmers Federation. Richard completed a diploma in Farm Business Management and runs a consolidated grain and sheep enterprise.