In the Metropolitan District, sitting Directors Sue Absalom and Richard Bligh were returned and Brett Lazzarini was elected for the first time.
Long serving Director and Chairman, Bill Mangafas, was unsuccessful in his bid to again be elected. Mr Mangafas had been a member of the Directorate since 1995 and the Association’s Chairman since 2000.
Sitting Directors Jenny Green and Bryan Yong were re-elected in the Newcastle & Hunter River District, Gary Minter, Bob Williams and Michael Power were unsuccessful candidates.
Joe Bertinato was elected in the South Coast and Southern Tablelands District defeating Colin Williams.
Messrs. Lazzarini, Bertinato and Harding are first term Directors.
Office Bearers for the next two years will be determined at the next meeting of Directors on June 19, 2010
The results of the election, in detail, are as follows:
THE NSW GREYHOUND BREEDERS, OWNERS & TRAINERS’ ASSOCIATION LTD
DECLARATION OF POLL – BALLOT FOR DIRECTORS 2010 – 2012
- ABSALOM, Susan Therese 208
- BLIGH, Richard William 197
- LAZZARINI, Brett 205
- Mangafas, Gabriel (Bill) 128
NEWCASTLE & HUNTER RIVER DISTRICT
- GREEN, Jennifer May 157
- YOUNG, Bryan Ronald 132
- Minter, Gary John 80
- Power, Michael 51
- Williams, Robert Alfred 68
SOUTH COAST & SOUTHERN TABLELANDS DISTRICT
- BERTINATO, Joseph 48
- Williams, Colin 38
- North & North Western District: Geoffrey Leon Rose
- Riverina District: Gary Harding
- Western District George Vincent Hayes
- Northern Rivers District Joseph Cotroneo