National Board

The members of the national board are:

Director Position State Appointed
Philip Swain National President Western Australia 24-08-2011
Melissa Burn National Vice-President Tasmania 03-02-2017
Joseph Zappavigna National Treasurer and Secretary Western Australia 16-11-2016
Wendy Gambley Director Queensland 13-03-2019
Chris Vakas Director Queensland 26-11-2020
Glenys Nicholls Director Tasmania 14-02-2018
Dr Kirstin Ross Director South Australia 12-12-2014
Helen Psarras Director South Australia 13-01-2015
Erin Hogan Director New South Wales 10-12-2020
Sarah Ainsworth Director New South Wales 15-05-2021

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of

Environmental Health Australia Limited

was held at 1:00 pm (Australian Eastern Daylight Time [AEDT])

on Thursday 9th December 2021

via Google Meet



The Annual General Meeting:

  • Confirmed the minutes from the AGM held on 26th November 2020;
  • Enabled the National President to deliver a report on activities over the past twelve months;
  • Appointed an Auditor for the EHA financial accounts for 2021-2022 and
  • Announced the Directors on the Board.

Constitution Items 31, 32 and 34 outlines the composition and board procedures including that half of the Board must stand down at each AGM, whilst still being eligible for re-election.

Section 16 of the Constitution enables a Member on the Board has the right to appoint a proxy. If a proxy is to be appointed, the details must be received by at the close of business on Thursday 2nd December 2021