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Director of Regional Development appointed

Megan Dixon has been appointed as RDA Orana’s new Director of Regional Development, with the role replacing the previous position of Executive Officer. RDA Orana’s chair Mr John Walkom said the role is responsible for developing and implementing high quality business strategies and running the day to day operations of the organisation. “This position is required to oversee all operations…

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John Walkom reappointed as RDA Orana Chair

A dedicated businessman of 41 years has been re-appointed as Chairperson of RDA Orana. Techni-Clean Australia managing director and Dubbo local John Walkom has confirmed his commitment to the region once again after already serving nine years in the role. Mr Walkom’s existing ties to the region include being on the board at the Taronga Conservation Society, active involvement in…

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Mark Coulton congratulated on new appointment

RDA Orana executive officer Megan Dixon has congratulated Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton on his recent appointment as Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment. “This is a wonderful opportunity for Mark personally and as a representative of this region,” she said. “Our major industries of mining and agriculture are strong exporters and trade is an important aspect of…

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Committee Profile: Brad Cam

RDA Orana’s Deputy Chair Brad Cam has an extensive list of achievements and roles that give him valuable experience to contribute to the Orana region, specifically to its economy and the tourism industry. During his career, Brad has held various positions at Mid-Western Regional Council. In 2014, he was appointed as General Manager, making him a key figure in regional…