The Board of Directors
The Board of Directors is the primary governing body of the Agricultural Marketing Authority (AMA) and is responsible for ensuring the organization’s compliance with the AMA Act, its mission, and vision, as well as broader governmental policies and strategic objectives.
The Board is composed of:
- A Chairperson: Responsible for overseeing Board activities and ensuring effective communication between the Board and the Chief Executive Officer.
- A Chief Executive Officer: Responsible for the day-to-day operations and execution of the strategic plan.
- Three other Board members: These members bring expertise from various fields relevant to AMA’s functions, such as agriculture, finance, marketing, and legal affairs.
The Minister for Agriculture and Waterways has the authority to appoint all Board members, providing a direct link between AMA and the government’s broader agricultural and economic strategies.