David Lovell (Chairman) has been Chairman since 2020 succeeding former Chairman, David Forrest. David occupied the role of Vice Chairman from 2018 until 2020, having accepted a Board Director position in 2016. Prior to that, David served 10 years on the New South Wales Regional Council, occupying various roles, but chiefly responsible for training and finance. In 1996, David commenced working as a real estate agent at First National Real Estate Yamba, a prominent real estate agency in the northern New South Wales township. As his career progressed, David became an accredited auctioneer and senior salesperson and became the director in 2011. First National Real Estate Yamba offers a full range of property services including residential and rural sales, property management, strata management, holiday letting management and auctions. David also serves on the Board’s Finance Risk & Audit Committee and Membership Committee.