Board Announcement | Appointment of CEO
We are pleased to announce that Fiona Baxter has today been appointed to the positon of CEO of Equestrian Victoria.
Fiona comes to Equestrian Victoria from a corporate background with a wealth of experience in strategy development, corporate and not-for-profit governance, community programs, facilities, public affairs and communication, environmental management and animal welfare issues.
Degree qualified in environmental management, Fiona has nearly 20 years experience in senior management roles for major Australian businesses including Telstra, Myer and Coles and has consulted to both government and the not-for-profit sector.
“I am passionate about promoting and growing equestrian sports, pursuing sound governance, and supporting the membership base of Equestrian Victoria utilising my experience in business that is mixed with a long participation in Equestrian Sports” said Fiona.
"The Board is pleased to announce Fiona’s appointment. Fiona brings a wealth of experience to the role and we look forward to working together in the development of our Strategic Plan which will focus on participation, membership development, governance and financial stability “ said Ingrid Green, Chair of Equestrian Victoria.
Fiona commences in the role on 8 May 2017