Lead, Extension Delivery
Flinders Lane, Vic firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarah grew up in Shepparton, Victoria before heading to university in Geelong to study a Bachelor of Business Management at Deakin University, majoring in Human Resource Management and Marketing. She started her working career in the Health and Wellbeing sector with Local Government before entering the dairy industry where her passion for agriculture started.
Sarah worked with Murray Dairy in a range of roles but predominantly as an Extension Officer specialising in all things ‘People’ including employment, farm safety, human resources, career pathways and farm transition.
She now works with Dairy Australia as the Lead in Extension Delivery in the Farm team. This role supports the 35 people strong national extension team located across the 8 key dairy regions of Australia. Sarah’s role provides strategic direction and coordination of development for extension staff and provides connection between research, development and extension delivery at Dairy Australia.
Sarah is fiercely passionate about people, development and leadership and wants to ensure people interested in agriculture have the networks, resources and opportunities to allow them to pursue a long and exciting career in the industry.