Jim Rundle appointed to Racing Queensland board
JIM Rundle has been announced as part of the Racing Queensland board.
The Rockhampton man is one of three newly appointed interim Chairs representing the thoroughbred, harness and greyhound racing codes.
Mr Rundle will join Margaret Reynolds (harness) and Dale Cartwright (greyhounds).
Mr Rundle holds advanced diplomas in financial services and vocational education and holds a Queensland thoroughbreds trainers licence.
He is the immediate past-President of the Queensland Thoroughbred Trainers Association and is a member of the Australian Trainers Association.
Jim is based in Rockhampton and has a wealth of knowledge about the industry.
And Queensland business leader Steve Wilson AM interim Chair of Racing Queensland.
Racing Minister Grace Grace said Mr Wilson was appointed via an independent, merit-based selection process.
"Steve Wilson brings a wealth of business and corporate experience to the role.
"Once the Queensland Racing Integrity Bill before State Parliament is passed, a full Racing Queensland board will be appointed," Ms Grace said.
"In addition to the interim appointees, the new Board will include three additional independent members."