Forestry Corporation was established as a State Owned Corporation on 1 January 2013 and appointed to manage the State forest estate in line with the objectives and functions of the Forestry Act 2012.
Our shareholder Ministers are The Hon. Dominic Perrottet MP, Treasurer, and The Hon. Damien Tudehope MLC, Minister for Finance and Small Business. The Minister responsible for the Forestry Act 2012 is The Hon. John Barilaro MP, Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW, Industry and Trade.
Our Board is constituted under the Forestry Act 2012 and is responsible to the shareholder ministers for financial performance and compliance with all regulations. They are also responsible for overseeing Forestry Corporation’s operations under the forestry policies administered by the Minister responsible for the Forestry Act 2012.
Our Board of Directors
Our current Board of directors is:
Mr James Millar AM (Chair)
Ms Sarah Kearney
Ms Mary Verschuer
Ms Stefanie Loader
Mr Matthew Sexton
For more information about our Board, see our latest Annual Report.
Our Executive Team
Our current executive team is:
Acting CEO: Anshul Chaudhary
General Manager Governance and Assurance: Ross Dickson
General Manager Hardwood Forests Division: Daniel Tuan
General Manager Softwood Plantations Division: Mike Beardsell
Acting Chief Financial Officer: Grant Steen
General Manager People and Safety: Meredith Payne
For more information about our Senior Management Team, see our latest Annual Report.