Hon Dr Tony Buti BPE DipEd MIR LLB DPhil MLA

Hon Dr Tony Buti BPE DipEd MIR LLB DPhil MLA

Minister for Finance; Racing and Gaming; Aboriginal Affairs; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

    New members appointed to VenuesWest board

    2/11/2021 11:00 AM
     
    • Outgoing board members Linda Wayman and Paul Johnson thanked for their dedicated service
    • VenuesWest welcomes new board members Chris Massey and Guy Houston

    The VenuesWest board, which oversees Western Australia's best sport and entertainment venues, has welcomed two new members.

     

    Sport and Recreation Minister Tony Buti today thanked outgoing members Linda Wayman and Paul Johnson for their dedicated service.

     

    Minister Buti also welcomed incoming board members Chris Massey and Guy Houston as the new board members.

     

    Mr Massey has been appointed as the University of Western Australia nominee and has more than 30 years of senior leadership experience in tertiary and secondary education, with significant exposure to the health and sport sectors.

     

    Meanwhile, Mr Houston's appointment to the board brings decades of experience in communications, politics and government affairs in both the public and corporate sectors.

     

    Mr Massey has been appointed for a term of 18 months starting January 1, 2022 and expiring June 30, 2023. Mr Houston's appointment is for a term of two years, expiring on October 25, 2023.

     

    The VenuesWest board also includes Graham Goerke, Mary Anne Stephens, Michelle Hoad, Donna Oxenham, Kaylene Gulich, Priya Cooper and Scott Henderson, and is proudly gender balanced.

     

    Comments attributed to Sport and Recreation Minister Tony Buti:

     

    "I extend a warm welcome to both new board members, which comes at an exciting time for sport in our State.

     

    "Both appointments bring with them decades of experience and I'm confident they will fulfil their roles and do a great job.

     

    "I thank outgoing board members Linda Wayman and Paul Johnson for their valuable contribution to VenuesWest."


    Minister's office - 6552 6400