Non-Executive Director, appointed 26 March 2019
GAICD. Mr Mitchell was appointed to the Board on 26 March 2019. He is currently the Vice Chair of Field Games Australia. Mr Mitchell brings a deep knowledge of Federal and State government and a range of skills including public policy, budget management, strategic development and implementation, and stakeholder relations. Mr Mitchell has more than 20 years’ experience advising both Federal and State government, including Adviser to former Trade Minister, the Hon Mark Vaile AO, Policy Manager at the National Farmers’ Federation, and Chief of Staff to the Hon Terry Redman MP, a former Western Australian Minister for Agriculture and Food, Forestry and Corrective Services. He was also Federal Director of the National Party of Australia. Mr Mitchell has been running his own consultancy (Scott Mitchell and Partners) since February 2017, advising major Australian companies across a range of sectors on government relations strategies, communications and regulatory issues at a State and Federal level. Scott also does pro bono work with a number of organisations.