Lloyd Downing has a deep understanding of rural Waikato and its people and is determined to see our wider community continue to grow.

Lloyd brings many years of experience and sound leadership to his Chairman role on the Board. His past roles include President and Chairman of NZ Fieldays Society, and Branch Chairman and Dairy Section Chair for Federated Farmers NZ.

Now a semi-retired dairy farmer, Lloyd enjoys lending a helping hand wherever it is needed in the community. He currently serves as a Justice of the Peace and Vice President of Morrinsville RSA, alongside his Chairman role with the Waikato Farmers Trust.