Suzanne Gearing

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Deputy Chair

Suzanne offers over 30 years of experience working in senior roles across a variety of organisations including SME’s, Corporations and NFP’s, where her career focus has been on supporting strong business growth by providing organisational leadership, strong strategic management, and positive stakeholder engagement.


Passionate about supporting regional NSW and creating sustainable, resilient and inclusive communities, she is currently the Deputy Director of the Canberra & Region Food Collaborative, Chair of the Braidwood Business Chamber, and Chair of fledgling rural mental health charity, Wagging Tails Community Inc.


Suzanne and her husband live on their bush farm in Mongarlowe on Yuin country, where they run a social enterprise bush farm with a focus on acclimatising bush food plants, including from her home region of K’gari, for both commercial production and sale of seedlings.  

Contact us

Phone02 4822 6397


RDA Southern Inland
PO Box 775
Goulburn NSW 2580