Julie Slater is a partner in her family farming enterprise at Corack East which specialises in dryland crop and land production. She is also the Managing Director of JLS Consulting, a boutique communications consultancy specialising in public relations and marketing, strategic planning, community development and engagement.
Julie is an experienced company director and is the current Chair of Women's Health Loddon Mallee. Past roles include Chair of Victorian Regional Community Leadership Programs Inc., Treasurer of Community Leadership Australia, and Director of Buloke Community Enterprises.
Julie was appointed to the Board in 2011 and is currently Deputy Chair, Chair of the Strategy Implementation Committee, and Chair of the Remuneration Committee. She is passionate about achieving balance between environmental, social, and economic values for our rural communities and Australian agriculture.