Foodbank WA welcomes new Non-Executive Directors

Foodbank WA is proud to announce the appointment of two Non-Executive Directors to the Board, Steve Harris and Nick Yeo.

Steve Harris, CEO, The Brand Agency is an experienced director, chair, and senior executive. His Board experience includes multi-sector directorships in Australia and New Zealand and serving as an AFL Club President.

He brings a wealth of experience and skills including driving digital business transformation, new media strategies and business strategy required to deliver exceptional results in a competitive environment.

The Brand Agency have been the pro bono partner of Foodbank WA since 2012 and have delivered award winning campaigns including Hungry Puffs and Sound of Hunger.

Nick Yeo is a Partner at Deloitte Financial Advisory. He holds 16 years of experience in Australia and internationally across mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and management consulting.

He brings a breadth of skills and experience including strong commercial acumen, expert stakeholder management and financial management.

Derek La Ferla, Chair, Foodbank WA says “We are excited to welcome Steve Harris and Nick Yeo to the Board at a time when cost of living is significantly increasing the demand for food relief in Western Australia and the organisation positions itself to grow to meet this demand.

We have commenced a new strategic plan to help us meet our vision of healthy food for all, because it is a basic human right.”

Published: 1 March 2024