Val Southam JP – Chair
Val Southam has been in the waste, recycling and environment industry for nearly 20 years. She has had experience in managing recycling reprocessing businesses, marketing of recycled products as well as managing the environmental affairs portfolio for several major Australian Corporates such as Smorgon and Southcorp.
Val was a former President of the Australian Council of Recyclers, an interim member of the Packaging Covenant Council and served 8 years on the board of the Beverage Industry Environment Council.
In June 2001 Val was appointed to the position of Chief Executive Office of the Waste Management Association of Australia.
Val is a member of the board of KAB National Association and of KAB NSW