Equestrian NSW Board

President – Professor Brad Frankum OAM (Bachelor of Medicine (Hons), Fellow Royal Australasian College of Physicians and Fellow of the Australian Medical Association.  Brad is a Consultant Clinical Immunologist and Allergist and past Chairman and President of the Australian Medical Association NSW and past Federal Councillor of the Australian Medical Association.  He was elected to the Equestrian NSW Board at the 2020 AGM and subsequently elected as Board President.   Brad served on the NSW Show Jumping Council for five years, was an Elite National Squad Member for Showjumping from 1998 until 2003 and now regularly competes up to 1.40m with one horse and 1.30m on another.

Coco Miles (Bachelor of Communication).  Coco was elected to the Board at the 2020 AGM.  She has a strong equestrian background, having competed in Jumping (up to World Cup level), Showing and Eventing.  She currently serves on the Equestrian Australia Jumping Committee, is a principal of Windsor Stables and is a developer with the Australian-based designer equestrian label Emcee Apparel.

Alexandra Townsend (Bachelor of Arts History (Hons) and Masters in Journalism).  Alex re-joined the Equestrian NSW Board at the 2020 AGM.  She is a former Public Relations Manager for National Geographic, Principal of the Animal Company, importing and distributing equine products and clothes, is a 4* Eventer, Level 2 EA Coach, owner/operator of Wallaby Hill Farm, Event Director of Wallaby Hill 3DE and tireless supporter of equestrian sports, both in Australia and on the international stage.

Helen Batson (Bachelor of Applied Science and Bachelor of Commerce).  Helen was appointed to the Equestrian NSW Board in 2020.  She is a private company director, has worked in finance and property and was the Project Director for the public/private $1.2bn Rouse Hill Development.  Helen is a former President of Dressage NSW, is a keen breeder, rider up the Prix St George level, level D Judge and generous owner/supporter of elite dressage horses.

Katie Robertson (Bachelor of Commerce, Chartered Accountant, Harvard Advanced Management Program) - represented Scotland in Junior Eventing, supports a number of high level eventers, has a strong background in strategy, governance and risk management and is currently the Chief Financial Officer and Head of Business Performance and Reporting of the Financial Services Division at Macquarie Bank.

Jamie Winning-Kermond - is an elite Jumping rider having represented Australia at Nations Cup and competed in Europe at the highest level, is the owner/manager of Yandoo Equestrian, was previously on the Jumping NSW Committee and has helped stage the annual Showcase of Showjumping.

David Cameron (Bachelor of Human Movement, Bachelor of  Secondary Education) -  is an EA Level 1 General Coach. David has owned and managed a successful showjumping training and coaching business since 2010 and was Australian Senior Show Jumping Champion in 2014 and 2015 and was the EA Athlete Appointe Director in 2019.

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