The RAA Committee has 6 members, with the majority made up of previous finalists. There are also 2 mentors appointed to the committee. The mentor’s role is to assist the committee with the broad range of duties tasked to it. The RAA committee are appointed by The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria’s Board of Directors.
The Committee’s role is to work with and advise The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria to deliver events held both during the Royal Melbourne Show and throughout the year that are relevant, engaging and assist in further education and promotion of Victorian agriculture.
The RAA Committee Members for 2012 are:
Sara Scott (Chair and 2006 winner)
Maida Anderson (2010 runner up)
Robyn Johnson (Victorian Agricultural Shows appointed mentor)
Heidi Knowles (2009 runner up)
Paul Seuren (previous coordinator of the Awards)
Alan Anderson (Rotary representative)
Deb Bain (RASV appointed Mentor, 2007 Rural Woman of the Year)
Rose Harris (2011 winner)