Bob Wiese

Bob Wiese

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    Barry MacKinnon appointed chairman of WA Fire Brigades Board

    25/06/1996 12:00 AM
     

    25/6/96

     

    Emergency Services Minister Bob Wiese today announced the appointment of Barry MacKinnon as the new chairman of the Western Australian Fire Brigades Board.

     

    Mr Wiese said Mr MacKinnon's appointment was for a 12-month period commencing July 1.

     

    "Mr MacKinnon has an extensive background in the management of boards and committees, finance, Government and volunteer-based groups," he said.

     

    "His wealth of experience and knowledge in these areas will be of great assistance to the Fire Brigades Board during this period of review for the organisation."

     

    Mr Wiese said the previous chairman Norm Dey had resigned to pursue other interests after serving in the position for 14 months.

     

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