Regional youth community coordinator: James Cleaver
Central West region based in Dubbo
James knows well the challenges of droughts and natural disasters and the importance of connected communities. He has worked during droughts, floods and bushfires to connect farmers with each other and with services and information.
A qualified Solicitor with experience in the financial sector, James has experience in both the personal and business aspects of agriculture which compliments his passion for building strong and resilient regional communities. He was the Royal Agricultural Society NSW Rural Ambassador in 2019 and was recognised as the University of New England’s Rising Star in 2020.