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Regional Development Australia (RDA) Mid-North Coast Has a New Chair

12 December 2016

John O’Neill has been appointed as the new Chair of Regional Development Australia - Mid North Coast (RDAMNC).

John brings a wealth of experience to the role and a strong understanding of the issues that impact on regional areas, having served as Deputy Chair of RDAMNC since 2015.

John replaces former Chair, Adrienne Smith, who made the decision to assume the role of Deputy Chair to balance her other commitments.

“I feel honored to be appointed as Chair of RDA Mid North Coast”, John said. “I thank Adrienne for her contribution and her ongoing support to both myself and the organisation as Deputy Chair.”

RDA Committees exists to be an effective link between governments, industry and the communities that make up our region. RDA Mid North Coast is a joint Australian Government and NSW State initiative.