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Master Builders Australia announces new board


The peak building and construction industry association Master Builders Australia today announced the appointment of two new board members following its annual general meeting.

Effective immediately, Mr Simon Pilcher from New South Wales and Mr Brett Johnston from Queensland have been welcomed as the newest additions to the national Board.

Master Builders Australia President Craig Edmunds said their extensive industry experience, leadership qualities, and commitment to excellence will undoubtedly contribute to the continued success and growth of the organisation.

“These appointments come as part of the regular board renewal process, with Mr Pilcher and Mr Johnston succeeding outgoing directors Mr Ralf Dutton from Queensland and Mr Ross Mitchell from New South Wales.

“On behalf of the industry and Master Builders Australia, we extend our sincere appreciation to Mr Dutton and Mr Mitchell for their dedicated service and valuable contributions during their tenure,” Mr Edmunds said.

In addition to the new appointments, Master Builders Australia has reappointed Mr Steve Margetic from the Northern Territory and Clr Lisa Hollingsworth from Victoria to the board.

Mr Edmunds added: “The reappointment of Steve Margetic and the formal appointment of Lisa Hollingsworth further solidifies our commitment to fostering a diverse and skilled board. We look forward to their contributions as we navigate the challenges and opportunities facing the building and construction industry.”

The four directors will join the existing members of the National Board: David Gates from Tasmania, Grace Ferreira from the Australian Capital Territory, Peter Salveson from South Australia, Robert Shaw from Western Australia, and Peter Di Prinzio from Newcastle.

 Media contact: Dee Zegarac, National Director, Media & Public Affairs
0400 493 071 |

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