The AMMA Board Reference Group (BRG) is comprised of senior and experienced workplace relations and human resources practitioners drawn from AMMA member companies in diverse areas of the resource industry.

The BRG’s objectives include to:

  • Assist AMMA to identify and assess current and potential workplace relations issues facing AMMA members;
  • Provide guidance in terms of research and policy development;
  • Provide strategic input into the development of industry positions on key issues;
  • Assist with AMMA’s submissions on workplace relations matters; and
  • Ensure that AMMA’s policy positions and submissions are developed taking into account as far as possible the views of all the sub-sectors that AMMA represents.
Alcoa - Matthew Gleeson
Matthew Gleeson
Director - Employee Relations
Alcoa of Australia
AngloAmerican - Warwick Jones
Warwick Jones
Head of Human Resources
Broadspectrum - Danny Klepac
Danny Klepac
Group Employment Counsel
Chevron - Katherine Sampson
Katherine Sampson
IR/ER Manager
Chevron Australia
Clough - Michael Borlase
Michael Borlase
Employee and Industrial Relations Manager
Compass - Andrew Chamberlain
Andrew Chamberlain
National Workplace Relations Manager
Compass Group Australia
ConocoPhillips - Marcus Humphreys
Marcus Humphreys
Industrial Relations Specialist
Conoco Phillips
ExxonMobil - Richard Zvirbulis
Richard Zvirbulis
HR/IR Manager - Esso Production
ExxonMobil Australia
Fluor - Steve Clancy
Steve Clancy
Director, Labour Relations, Asia Pacific
Fortescue - Andrea Chapman
Andrea Chapman
Manager Employee Relations
Fortescue Metals Group
Goldfields - Wimpie Du Toit
Wimpie Du Toit
Vice President of Human Resources and Director
Gold Fields Australia
Garry Smith
Garry Smith
Senior HR Manager
Kim Franks
Kim Franks
General Manager People
New Hope Group
Northern Star - Elaine Buchanan
Elaine Buchanan
Employee Relations Manager
Northern Star Resources
Roy Hill - Giles Lenz
Giles Lenz
General Manager People, Health, Safety & Environment
Roy Hill
Santos - Alice Trethewey
Alice Trethewey
Manager, Industrial Relations
Even Westgarth
Head of Human Resources
Shell Australia
Sodexo - Michael Nazareth
Michael Nazareth
National Industrial Relations Manager
Woodside Energy
Thiess - Scott Moran
Scott Moranl
ER Manager - Australia Pacific
Woodside - Agata Reimers
Agata Reimers
IR Manager
Woodside Energy