Garry Slocombe, the treasurer of Renew Armidale, aims to reinvigorate the Armidale mall as the city’s cultural heart.
Jypsi Hooper is the owner of the Rainbow Room in Guyra. The Rainbow Room specialises in locally crafted children’s clothes and gifts and is one of the businesses driving Guyra’s business renewal, attracting local business and highway travellers.
Naomi Davidson is the publican at the Royal Hotel in Guyra, and alongside her family has been doing great things in the centre of the township.
Rechell Leahy’s work is focused on rural, regional and remote business development and she has a passionate interest in women’s leadership and eliminating barriers to business entry for RRR founders.
Clementine is one half of the team behind Gourmet Catering company, Little Cocos.
Chris Thompson is the Commodore of the New England Sailing Club, and loves giving back to the community and getting people out of the house and back into the elements.