Are you our next Non-Executive Director?

FWPA is seeking to appoint at least three Non-Executive Directors to its skills-based Board, to support our mission to provide national, integrated promotion, research and development services for the Australian forest and wood products industry.

An independent Director Selection Committee has been established under the FWPA Constitution and will consider all proposals for candidates, before making its recommendation to existing FWPA Board members. 

The group is committed to ensuring the appointed candidates result in a balanced, skills-based Board, as well as ensuring at least one of the successful candidates is neither an FWPA member employee or a director of an FWPA member company.

More information about the process for appointing Directors is set out in FWPA's Constitution, available at

Applicants should provide a covering letter outlining their interest and a short summary of the areas where they believe they can add most value to the FWPA Board. 

All expressions of interest should be submitted by 5pm on Friday 22 June 2018 to

“Innovation and collaboration lie at the core of FWPA’s mission and this can be best achieved through a variety of backgrounds and thinking styles, as well as promoting inclusiveness and diversity within FWPA and its Board of directors,” said FWPA’s Managing Director, Ric Sinclair.

For more information on the roles please contact Lesley Austin at Flame Associates on 0410 551 503.