Eliza Borchardt chosen for GenAngus future leaders

Beef industry leader Eliza Borchardt selected for inaugural GenAngus Future Leaders Program

For Eliza Borchardt, being picked to attend the inaugural GenAngus Future Leaders Program is an opportunity that will keep giving for the next year.

Eliza Borchardt from Tara has been selected to participate in the inaugural GenAngus Future Leaders Program, a leadership program designed by Angus Youth and partner Achmea, Australia’s specialist farm insurer.

Ms Borchardt is one of twelve future beef industry leaders selected for inaugural GenAngus Future Leaders Program and will attend a three-day intensive workshop from 20-22 February 2019 in Sydney, as well as a 12-month leadership journey.

The workshop will cover a wide range of topics including business financials, beef business networking, mindset, beef supply chain, risk and liability and succession planning.

The presentations, designed to challenge participants, will be hosted by a series of industry professionals from a diverse range of backgrounds.

To ensure continued growth and development, there will mentoring supplied to the participants over a twelve-month period.

Through a multi-year partnership with Angus Australia, specialist farm insurer Achmea is delighted to support the inaugural GenAngus Future Leaders Program.

“As Achmea’s local Risk Specialist for the Darling Downs and Maranoa region, I’d like to congratulate Ms Borchardt on her successful selection for the program,” Greg Peet said.

“We are proud to support the development of the next generation of future beef industry leaders.

“By fostering their development, we will help strengthen the beef sector and boost the opportunities for the next generation of leaders, their families and communities right across Australia.”

Angus Australia Events and Youth Development Officer Candice Liddle looks forward to the program and working with the young producers.

“The Inaugural GenAngus Future Leaders Program will be an excellent experience for young Angus Australia members who are looking to expand their existing knowledge about the beef industry.

“The crop of young producers that have been selected for the GenAngus Future Leaders Program are an excellent group of representatives of young people in the beef industry, working towards developing their careers in the field.

I look forward not only to working with them at the GenAngus intensive workshop, but also continuing to assist their career and individual development with their 12-month leadership journey following on from the workshop.”

Mrs Borchardt was one of 12 beef industry representatives from across Australia and New Zealand chosen to take part in the inaugural GenAngus Future Leaders Program in Sydney last week, put on by Angus Youth and farm insurer Achmea.

The article is available here from the Queensland Country Life.