Ms Elisha Parker
Term of Office
Ms Parker was appointed as a Director effective 8 December 2021. Her current term will expire on 7 December 2024.
Skills, Experience and Qualifications
Ms Parker holds cross-sector experience as a legal practitioner with a speciality in dust diseases and in the agricultural industry in various roles including co-founding Cattlesales Pty Limited.
Over the past 15 years Ms Parker has held Chair and Committee positions within the agricultural sector with peak industry bodies, the Queensland state farming organisation and has also been widely recognised and awarded for leadership on regional issues, entrepreneurship, digital innovation and advocacy. Ms Parker has also served as a Non-Executive Director with the Future Farmers Network.
Ms Parker is passionate about the advancement of regional and remote industries and communities with a particular focus on innovation and the next generation and, holds an in depth and grassroots knowledge of the issues and needs of regional and remote communities, businesses, industries and educational facilities.
Ms Parker has a Bachelor of Laws from Queensland University of Technology.
Current Company Directorships
Ms Parker is a Director of Cattlesales Pty Limited and a Non-Executive Director of AgForce Cattle Limited and also Beef Australia.
Board Committee Memberships
Ms Parker is a member of NBN Co’s Nominations Committee and and People and Remuneration Committee.