Regional Development Australia - Wheatbelt
An Australian Government Initiative

RDA Wheatbelt Committee

The committee of RDA Wheatbelt is comprised of nine volunteer members drawn from community, business, government and not-for-profit organisations across the region. The Chairman and Deputy Chairman are appointed by the Minister for Regional Australia.

Our committee members have a broad and diverse skills base and bring leadership and experiences from across our region.

Composition of the board:

  • One Chairman
  • One Deputy Chair
  • Seven committee members (One position currently vacant)
Mrs Heidi Cowcher
Mrs Heidi Cowcher
  • Deputy Chair
Mr Michael Aspinall
Mr Michael Aspinall
  • Committee Member
Ms Wendy Newman
Ms Wendy Newman
  • Committee Member
Ms Lauren Schutz
Ms Lauren Schutz
  • Committee Member
Ms Karen Strange
Ms Karen Strange
  • Committee Member
Mr Gary Tuffin
Mr Gary Tuffin
  • Committee Member