Chief Executive Officer
Christian has come to ALFA with excellent policy and advocacy experience, strategy and communication skills and long term relationships with industry leaders, commercial operators, government officials, other peak industry bodies and our service providers. Prior to joining ALFA as CEO, Christian was most recently employed with the Australian Meat Industry Council (AMIC) within their senior Executive team representing the meat processing industry in livestock, animal welfare, meat quality and product integrity matters. A key contributor to industry programs, Christian has held senior positions on various working groups and committees including SAFEMEAT, Meat Standards Australia, Livestock Production Assurance, National Vendor Declarations, and the National Livestock Identification System.
Accounts, Office Administrator & Personal Assistant to CEO
Nat works with ALFA as Accounts, Office Administrator and Personal Assistant to CEO. Nat has a Masters in Business Administration, a Diploma in Accounting and is currently studying part time Master of Professional Accounting at UTS. Previously, Nat worked for OCC Apparel for over five years in accounts.
Technical Services Officer, Contractor
Jeff is contracted to ALFA to provide a Technical Services role for the lot feeding industry. The role is funded by both ALFA and MLA, and has been created to deliver information, education, training and technical services to improve management practices among cattle lot feeders throughout Australia. Before taking up this position, Jeff was employed for 18 years as a Livestock Extension Officer (Beef Cattle) with the NSW Department of Primary Industries. Jeff is based at Forbes in central NSW and is available to provide advice and assistance to all existing feedlots, as well as anyone looking to develop a feedlot or going through the feedlot establishment process. Please feel free to contact Jeff with any enquiries you may have.
Jeffrey House, firstname.lastname@example.org 0419 262 207
Manager - Membership, Communications & Capability
Madie Hamilton is a farmer's daughter originally from a sheep property outside Mudgee,NSW. Madie holds a Bachelor of Agricultural Economics majoring in Agribusiness from The University of Sydney and joins ALFA as it's Manager - Membership, Communications & Capability. Prior to ALFA, Madie has held Communication & Marketing positions with GrainGrowers Ltd and Syngenta. Madie has a passion for building skills capacity within the feedlot industry and enjoys liaising with Members.