Mandy currently manages the Information and Evaluation project for Sheep Industries at the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development. Her research roles have been in sheep nutrition and reproduction, specialising in delivery of training in sheep reproduction management. Product and tool development for sheep producers is a particular focus and passion.

Chris Wyhoon



Chris represents NRMWA (National Resource Management WA) through his role as a director of the Wheatbelt NRM Board. Chris has extensive career experience in agribusiness management, strategic management and developing rural business, throughout Australia and overseas.  He has tertiary and post-graduate qualifications in both agriculture and business, including an MBA (Sustainable Business), and is well-known in the Wheatbelt through his roles as a  Rural Financial Counsellor  and as a lecturer/trainer at Muresk Institute. Additionally, he produces stud and commercial livestock in the Avon Valley.  As a passionate contributor to rural communities, he currently sits on the Board of Wheatbelt NRM and WA Farmers Federation.