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Friday, 24 November 2017 14:56

CCA's new woman CEO

The Cattle Council of Australia has appointed Margo Andrae as its first ever female CEO.

Margo Andrae has been acting Chief Executive Officer since August after joining the Cattle Council in March this year managing the organisations' governance, communications and industry engagement activities. 
"Margo has clearly demonstrated her capability to lead the organisation and the Cattle Council Board are also delighted to appoint the first female Chief Executive Officer." according to CCA president Howard Smith.
Howard Smith said the appointment provided the council with stability and leadership as the industry moves forward in a challenging environment over the coming years.
"Margo's leadership will bring new direction and a stronger focus on communications, stakeholder engagement and advocacy within the Australian cattle industry," he said|
Margo had previously worked with CSIRO, the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation, local government agencies and was heavily involved in the National Vocational Education reform process on behalf of the food and agribusiness sector.


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