Governance

The Board is responsible for the governance, general policies and strategic direction of the Mine Land Rehabilitation Authority, in accordance with Victorian Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Act 1990 (Vic).

Rae Mackay, Chair

Emeritus Professor Rae Mackay held the role of Latrobe Valley Mine Rehabilitation Commissioner from June 2017 to June 2020 before becoming the Chair of the MLRA Board. Rae has extensive mine rehabilitation related expertise, with more than 40 years’ experience as a practising ...

Christine Trotman, Deputy Chair

Mrs Chris Trotman is the Board Chair of the Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, and a Board member of Parks Victoria where she Chairs the People and Safety Committee. From 1 July, she will also be a Board Director of TAFE Gippsland. ...

Ian Nethercote

Ian Nethercote has been involved in the electricity and coal mining industry for almost 40 years and held the role of Chief Executive of Victoria’s largest power station and open cut mine for more than 13 years. During this time, he ...

Claire Miller

Claire has over 10 years of board level experience across the public and commercial sectors with a focus on the utilities, resources, infrastructure and energy industries. In her executive capacity, she has held the role of General Counsel and Company Secretary ...

Corinne Unger

Having studied geomorphology and climatology, Corinne’s career spans more than 30 years starting in soil conservation in New South Wales. Corinne’s expertise advanced into mine rehabilitation, closure and related research in Australia and overseas when she coordinated Energy Resources ...

Ian Gibson

Ian is a long-term resident of Gippsland and has extensive networks in the public sector, community organisations, business, academia and sporting bodies. He holds qualifications as a Master of Public Policy and Management and in Economics and Arts. He is ...