The affairs of the Association are directed by an Executive Committee consisting of the President of the Association, the Vice-President, and six other members, all of whom are elected by the voting members of the Association.
The Executive Committee is the governing body the Association and will operate within the constitution, by-laws, regulations, laws, and other applicable policies to conduct the affairs of the association. Positions and duties of the executive committee are defined in the Associations rules and bylaws.
The Appita Executive Committee comprises members from the corporate sector of the Australian and New Zealand pulp, paper and packaging industry.
Executive Committee Members
President Stephen Parkinson
Projects & Innovation Manager, ABBE
Vice President -Terry McDonald
National Quality Manager
Visy Paper, Australia
Industry Consultant & Advisor
Director, Bioresource Processing Research Institute of Australia (BioPRIA), Department of Chemical Engineering, Monash University
Pulp & Paper Process Specialist,
Norske Skog Albury, NSW
Principal, Enviroprocess Pty Ltd
Dr Warren Batchelor
Associate Professor, Bioresource Processing Research Institute of Australia (BioPRIA), Department of Chemical Engineering, Monash University.
Technical Account Manager, Manildra Group
Customer Service Manager - Pulp, Oji Fibre Solutions
Technical Manager at Australian Paper, Maryvale Mill in Morwell Victoria.