2 January New REEF Management Committee elected January 2, 2017 By Reef Admin REEF management 0 The Australian Electoral Commission recently conducted elections for the 2017-18 REEF Committee of Management. Congratulations to those members elected to the Committee. REEF's success is in no small part due to the energy and guidance of the Committee of Management, who give of their time on a voluntary basis. The varied real estate backgrounds of the Committee members is instrumental in ensuring REEF maintains its pre-eminent role as the workplace relations voice for the real estate industry. PRESIDENT – Fred Andriessen Fred is Principal of Andriessen Property at Cardiff. He was Vice-President of the Federation from 2000 to 2015 and has held the position of President since 2016. He has been on the REEF Management Committee since 1990. VICE-PRESIDENT – Christian Payne Christian is the Principal of Payne Pacific Estate Agents at Cronulla. He joined the REEF Management Committee in 2002 and is a recent past President of the Real Estate Institute of New South Wales. TREASURER – Paul Byrne Paul is a Principal of L J Hooker Commercial Bankstown. He was elected to the Management Committee in 2005 and has held the position of Treasurer since 2015. COMMITTEE MEMBER - Paul Deegan Paul joined the REEF Management Committee in 1997. He is a previous REEF Vice President and is a Life Fellow of the Real Estate Institute of New South Wales. COMMITTEE MEMBER – Joanne Thorpe Jo joined the REEF Management Committee in 2016 and is a Principal at Fisk & Nagle First Choice Real Estate who have various offices in the South East of NSW. COMMITTEE MEMBER - Neil Johnston Neil joined the REEF Management Committee in 2015 and is the General Manager of Rutherford Johnston Properties in the ACT. COMMITTEE MEMBER - Sandra Higgins Sandra joined the REEF Management Committee in 2013 and is a Principal of Myplace Estate Agents in Sydney’s inner South-East. COMMITTEE MEMBER - Lisa Surian Lisa is a Director of Raine & Horne Parramatta and she follows in her father’s footsteps, who served on the REEF Management Committee in the early 2000’s. This is Lisa’s first term on the Federation’s Management Committee. To view the AEC post election report, click here >>> Related REEF President gives annual report at AGM At the recent AGM, REEF President Fred Andriessen presented his first annual report to members and shared some of REEF's big wins during 2016. REEF President gives 2017 annual report at AGM At the recent AGM, REEF President Fred Andriessen presented his annual report and provided a snapshot of just some of the activities REEF has been involved in over the course of 2017. Federal Rule change endorsed by REEF Committee of Management REEF has applied to the Fair Work Commission for consent to alter its eligibility rules under the Fair Work Act. Election results: New Committee of Management announced REEF is pleased to announce the results of the election for the Committee of Management. Here's who has been elected to represent your workplace interests for the coming two-year term. REEF Treasurer presents financial statements at AGM REEF's audited financial statements for 2016 were presented by Treasurer Paul Byrne at the recent AGM, outlining the achievement of a small surplus. Guesswork, be gone! People Management System updates Members will benefit from the recent review and comprehensive update of the templates, policies, forms and other documents available via REEF's award-winning People Management System. Comments are closed.