Angus Australia is pleased to welcome Olivia Twaddle to the Commercial Supply Chain team as Supply Chain Officer.
Olivia grew up in Newcastle close to the beach. Olivia is passionate about working with the beef industry to develop sustainable and profitable initiatives that lead to better outcomes for the beef supply chain with a strong focus on food production and the consumer. She attained a Certificate 3 and 4 in Agriculture at Tocal Agricultural College in the Hunter Valley, NSW.
Olivia’s experience extends to station work in the QLD channel country paired with extensive experience in the feedlot industry. Over a 5 year span Olivia worked for JBS Australia’s Caroona Feedlot, managing the livestock crew and induction team and with Ceres Agriculture at Warialda as the Livestock Manager. Over the last 2 years Olivia has re-launched Guyra Milling as the Mill Manager, taking on the hefty task of setup and development of this business from scratch.
Olivia is currently studying a Bachelor of Rural Sciences majoring in Livestock Production and Nutrition at UNE in Armidale.
“I am excited to be putting my best foot forward and becoming a valued member of the Angus Australia team” says Ms Twaddle.
Olivia will work closely with Angus Australia Commercial Supply Chain Manager, Liz Pearson to develop and strengthen relationships throughout the beef supply chain and build and implement initiatives and education programs for producers that will bring value to Angus Australia members and the beef industry.
Olivia will be the lead auditor for Angus Australia’s Angus Brand Verification program that is the beef industries only independent verification program for Angus branded beef products.
“Olivia comes from a strong beef production background with an emphasis on feedlot production and feed milling and these qualities will be a valued addition to the Commercial Supply Chain team and Angus Australia” Ms Pearson.
“I look forward to welcoming Olivia and her qualities to the team” says Ms Pearson.