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Stakeholders' Council

The Board of Directors is supported by a Stakeholder Council for OSPRI New Zealand. This group provides an industry link between NAIT's stakeholders and the Board of Directors. The group advises and makes recommendations to the Board on NAIT operational policy. It is also responsible for making recommendations to OSPRI New Zealand's shareholders on appointments to the Board.


James Buwalda - Independent (Chair)
Dan Coup
 - Deer Industry New Zealand
Andrew Robb - Local Government NZ
Phil Smith - Beef + Lamb NZ
Miles Anderson - Federated Farmers of NZ
Ian Brown - DairyNZ
Katie Milne - Federated Farmers of NZ 
Kevin Old - Dairy Companies Association of New Zealand
Grant Bryden - Ministry for Primary Industries
Paddy Boyd - Deer Farmers Association of New Zealand
Tim Ritchie - Meat Industry Association
No current representative - New Zealand Stock & Station Agents Association