Regional Leader Rep to the Trust Board

Applications are NOW OPEN for the Regional Leader Representative to the Dairy Women’s Network Trust Board.

Please Submit your Application Form below before the end of day 16 May 2021.

About the Appointment
The role of the Regional Leader Representative is to: 

  • Provide a conduit for feedback from members to DWN Trust Board.
  • Support the DWN Trust Board’s understanding of regional and member priorities issues and opportunities.
  • Provide a point of contact for Regional Leaders to contribute to DWN and Trust Board future thinking, strategic development, and priority setting.

The Regional Leader Representative is expected to contribute to Trust Board decisions objectively in the interests of DWN.  The Trust Board is collectively responsible for supporting the success of DWN. 

This one-year tenure role will give you governance experience in a friendly environment.  The appointment will commence at the start of the financial year, with your first board meeting being 15 June 2021.

Timing and locations of Board Meetings
An annual workplan has been established and this is based on four board meetings, plus an AGM per annum with adhoc teleconferences (Zoom meeting) used between meetings of required.    A full day’s commitment is required for these meetings.

Work Plan Meeting



Board Meeting

15 June 2021

DWN Office, Hamilton

Board Meeting

24 September 2021

DWN Office, Hamilton


27 October 2021

Zoom meeting (1.5-2 hours)

Board Meeting

30 November 2021

DWN Office, Hamilton

Strategy Planning

TBC, February 2022

DWN Office, Hamilton

Board Meeting

TBC, March 2022

DWN Office, Hamilton

Board Meeting

TBC, April 2022

Zoom meeting (1.5hours)

NB: dates are subject to change

About Selection Process

  • Applications open, and will be communicated via InfusionSoft email and Facebook.
  • All applicants must submit a completed application form and a written statement of why they would like to represent their fellow Regional Leaders.
  • Once all applications are in, Regional Leaders will vote by survey monkey in mid-May. All applicants will be contacted and informed of the outcome.
  • All Regional Leaders will be emailed the result of the successful applicant.

For further information email Dianne Cameron (Board Secretary) or phone 07 974 4855

Please submit your Application by end of day 16 May 2021.