IAL MANAGEMENT STAFF
BRYAN WARD | Chief Executive Officer
Bryan joined Irrigation Australia in 2016 after spending nine years as General Manager of Think Water, a leading franchise group of irrigation stores across Australia and New Zealand. Before this Bryan had senior roles at organisations in the meat and dairy industry in Australia & New Zealand and was a Board member of the Australian Dairy Corporation for five years. In conjunction with the IAL leadership team, Bryan looks forward to leading Irrigation Australia, as the Peak Industry Body, with its objective of providing excellent service to members and improving the professional standard of training and certification across the industry.
GEOFF HARVEY | National Training, Certification & Marketing Manager
Geoff joined Irrigation Australia in 2016 after spending 22 years in the water industry. Before his role with IAL, Geoff had a long career with Davey Water Products in which he has held many senior management positions across sales and marketing. Throughout his career, Geoff has also held many other senior roles with Tubemakers / Tyco Water, and Southern Cross Pumps and Irrigation. Geoff's responsibilities include the development and delivery of training programs for the irrigation industry.
TRACY MARTIN | Membership & Regions Manager
Tracy joined Irrigation Australia in 2008. Tracy has more than 20 years of experience in various corporate roles and four years managing her own business, Tracy brings a wealth of knowledge in marketing, event management, admin and customer service. Tracy was promoted in 2017 to the new role of Membership Manager responsible for Memberships, Member Services and Regions.
CHRIS DELPHIN | Business Administration Manager & Company Secretary
Chris joined Irrigation Australia in February 2017. Chris has 25 years plus experience in business administration and corporate governance. She has held senior secretarial and administrative roles in the private sector and has experience in business banking and accounting practice administration.
JODIE PORTER | Training & Certification Assistant
Jodie joined Irrigation Australia in 2011 after spending 15 years with Griffin Press, one of the largest manufacturing plants in Australia. During her time at Griffin, Jodie has held many roles in administration, planning, sales and customer service. Jodie’s vibrant personality and can do approach is the key to providing an exceptional service for Irrigation Australia members.
PETER DAVIS | Accounts & Finance
Peter joined Irrigation Australia in 2015 as the company accountant. Peter has an extensive experience in accounting, finance and administration. Peter has worked with a wide range of small and medium enterprise across Australia helping them with budgeting, cash flow statements, and financial reporting. He is also a qualified accountant and a registered BAS agent.
NATALIE HENDERSON | Admin Assistant
Natalie joined Irrigation Australia in 2016 after completing her Bachelor of Business and Commerce from the Western Sydney University. Natalie’s role with IAL involves organising and maintaining the IAL membership, certification and training programs.
VICKI CHAN | WA Projects Officer
Vicki joined Irrigation Australia in March 2017 in the role of WA Projects Officer based at the IAL Office in Perth. Vicki was born in Hong Kong and has been living in Australia for almost 30 years. She grew up in Sydney and moved to Perth 5 years ago. Vicki has been working in various administrative roles for different companies such as WA Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, Australian Medical Association and Civil Contractors Federation (WA Branch). Vicki will have responsibilities in the administration of the Waterwise program in Western Australia and assisting in general administration duties.