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Board of Directors

Terry Lissiman

Terry Lissiman

Chair, Zone A

Mr Lissiman is an A Zone representative on the WRLC and has been an owner/operator in the A and B Zones for over 34 years. Prior to this Mr Lissiman worked in Prawning, Tuna and Abalone fisheries. With his vessel, he has worked with the Fisheries Research Department on a number of research projects.

Mr Lissiman brings to the Board a wide experience of being an active member on Ministerial Advisory Boards, Councils and Fisherman’s Committees and has the historical knowledge and commitment to assist our industry in maintaining sustainability. Mr Lisisman is also a Director on the Board of the Geraldton Fishermen's Cooperative.

WRL Committees:

  • Total Allowable Commercial Catch (TACC) Subcommittee
  • Abrolhos Islands Working Group
  • Local Lobster Program Working Group
Peter Bailey

Peter Bailey

Director, Zone A

Mr Bailey is a third generation fisherman from Geraldton who has been fishing in the family business for 27 years in A and B zones.

Mr Bailey has been a previous member of the Rock Lobster Industry Advisory Committee (RLIAC) and is a past President of the Geraldton Professional Fisherman’s Association (GPFA). He has also been involved in the Abrolhos Islands body corporate since its inception.

WRL Committees:

  • Industry Partnership Agreement (IPA) Committee
  • Abrolhos Islands Working Group
  • Local Lobster Program Working Group
Robbie Glass

Robbie Glass

Director, Zone B

Mr Glass is a third generation fisherman who fishes in B zone, is a long serving member of the WRLC Board and has a keen interest in the future growth and sustainability of the rock lobster industry. He also has sons in the industry and is committed to continuing to improve the commercial rock lobster fishery.

WRL Committees:

 

Brad Arnup

Brad Arnup

Director, Zone C

Brad is a passionate representative of the Western Rock Lobster Industry and has actively had a lead role in the industry for more than 40 years. Brad's experience varies as both an owner and an operator, fishing from 1981 and has been the owner of Oceaneer Marine Broker since 2007. Brad was previously a representative of the Western Rock Lobster Industry in Parliamentary Inquiry into management and sustainability of the Western Rock Lobster Industry.

Fedele Camarda

Fedele Camarda

Deputy Chair, Zone C

Mr Camarda is a third generation Fremantle lobster fisherman with over 30 years experience and who currently skippers his family vessel. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Education and remains active as a relief teacher.

Mr Camarda has been involved with the western rock lobster industry since 2008 and was previously on the WRL Board from 2009 to 2011 serving as Chair for one year during this time. He is also currently on the Combined Zone C Association (CZCA) Committee. His experience in these representative bodies has been invaluable in terms of understanding the complexities of the industry and how important it is to have strong representation through the industry.

WRL Committees:

  • Industry Partnership Agreement (IPA) Committee
  • Finance and Audit Committee
Nino Paratore

Nino Paratore

Director, Zone C

Mr Paratore is a Fremantle-based fisher and has been a part of the Western rock lobster fishing industry for thirty-five years as a deckhand, Skipper, boat owner and MFL holder. He is also currently a Committee Member of the Combined Zone C Association (CZCA).

Clinton Moss

Clinton Moss

Director, Zone C

Clinton Moss has been an active and passionate fisher and license holder for nearly 20 years! Clinton is based out of Lancelin. As a Director of the Board, Clinton hopes to progress industry forward, with a genuine interest in access rights and security, and with a policy that drives innovation and opportunity for all.

Justin Pirrottina

Justin Pirrottina

Director, Zone B

Justin Pirrottina is a qualified Boat Builder/Boilermaker and has been fishing for over 30 years. Justin currently fishes across both A and B Zones with operations out of Geraldton and Jackson Island in the Abrolhos. Justin is also the Chairmen of the GPFA.