Chair, NRM Regions Australia
Angus Hume is the Chair of the Victorian Catchment Management Council, a statewide advisory body on natural resource management. He holds qualifications in education and company directorship.
Angus has learned of natural resource management and sustainable agriculture through his experiences as a dairy farmer in South Gippsland and employment with the Department of Primary Industries. His past leadership has been in the Not For Profit sector and government as CEO of West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority (WGCMA) and Greening Australia NSW; Chair, Natural Resource Management Regions, Australia; Chair, WGCMA; Chair, Our Catchments Our Communities Strategic Reference Group and Co-Chair, Gippsland Lakes Coordinating Committee. Angus describes his time as Officer-in-Charge with Australian National Antarctic Research Expedition (ANARE) on Macquarie Island as the pinnacle of his working life.