A governance specialist, Barry is a board member of newly formed Food & Fibre Gippsland Inc, (and its predecessor the East Gippsland Food Cluster Inc), Latrobe Youth Space Governance Board, Warragul Regional College Council, Gippsland Tech School Committee, Ba Baw CT Board and the Baw Baw Latrobe LLEN as well as sitting on the West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority’s Community Engagement Network.
Barry is a Leadership developer, trainer and coach – working to support directors, senior managers and community members grow and hone their leadership skills. He’s been a part of the Gippsland Community Leadership Program for 25 years; a board member/chair, executive director, program manager and participant: espousing the theme “Growing Gippsland’s Leaders”.
Barry is an accredited 5 Behaviours of Cohesive Teams; Small Business Victoria and NLP (Neuro Linguistics Program facilitator.
He is currently providing leadership coaching and support to agrifood (and other) businesses in Gippsland.
He is delivering support and coaching around Governance, everythingDISC and ViA (Values in Action) to the Youth Governance Committee of Latrobe Youth Space.
Barry is a lifelong Gippslandian – who is lucky enough to have spent some of his early years in other parts of Victoria before coming home in his early twenties!