The Board is appointed by the National Council and has delegated authority to oversee the Association’s commercial activities. Board members are appointed for three year terms and retire by rotation, while the President and Vice President are elected annually. The President cannot maintain the role for more than three consecutive years. Those members retiring by rotation are eligible to re-stand. The Board meets on a monthly basis.
Roger was appointed President of the Association in March 2017. He has been a Member of the Board since 2008 and has been a Member of the Hawke’s Bay District Council since 1998. Roger is currently an Executive Director for a large buying group that provides businesses with a range of products and services.
Brett was appointed a Member of the Board in 2010 and has been a Member of the Southland District Council since 2003. A Chartered Accountant, Brett has owned his private accountancy firm since 1994.
Steven has been a Member of the Auckland District Council since 2003, has represented the Auckland District on the National Council, and has been a member of the Board since 2014. Steven has a background in law and investment banking, and is currently an investment banking consultant.
Warren was appointed a Member of the Board in March 2011. He has been a Member of the Canterbury AA District Council since 2003. Warren is semi-retired and operates an accounting and administration business from his home.
Lyndsay was appointed a Member of the Board in 2002. A Chartered Accountant, Lyndsay has owned his private accountancy firm since 1991 and has been a Member of the Wanganui District Council since December 1988.
Mark was first appointed a Member of the Board on its formation in 1993. He is an Auckland-based commercial lawyer. Mark was instrumental in the creation of the Waikato District Council in 1991 and the creation of the Northland District Council in 1997.
Andrew has been a Member of the Waikato District Council since 1996, has represented the Waikato District on the National Council and was elected to the Board in 2017. Andrew has a background in traffic engineering and infrastructure management.