Our Board

TIm Davies - Chair of Worktrainers' Board
Timothy Davies

Tim is a partner at Faram Ritchie Davies Lawyers in Shepparton. Tim holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Laws, Masters of Taxation and MBA and is a CPA.

Tim joined the Worktrainers Board in 2009.

Alan Guest-Smith, Vice-Chair of Worktrainers' Board
Alan Guest-Smith

Alan is currently employed as a Rural Financial Counsellor for Goulburn Murray Hume AgCare. Alan holds twin Masters in Economics and Commerce, a Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Applied Science.

He has been a Board member since July 2004.

Andrew Prentice - Worktrainers' Board Member
Andrew Prentice

Andrew is a well-known businessman and horticulturalist in Northern Victoria. He is the proprietor of a several successful business in the Goulburn Valley and Queensland.

Andrew joined the Worktrainers Board in February 2009.

Tom Garrett - Worktrainers' Board Member
Tom Garrett

Tom is the proprietor of Future Metals Recycling - a metal recycling business with sites in greater Melbourne and central Victoria, in addition to a number of other local enterprises in the Goulburn Valley.

Tom is a practical and experienced businessman who joined Worktrainers Board in May 2006.

Christine Riches - Worktrainers' Board Member
Christine Riches

Christine has management and consulting experience in a range of sectors including vocational education, energy, health services and transport. MBA qualified, Christine has successfully fulfilled senior management, CEO and Board roles.

A skilled workshop and dual Diploma qualified Vocational Education & Training facilitator, Christine rejoined the Board in 2015.


Kristin Favaloro - Worktrainers' Board Member
Kristin Favaloro

Kristin is the Media Manager for Goulburn Murray Water. As an accomplished journalist and most recently Editor of the Shepparton News, Kristin brings a wealth of Marketing & Media knowledge to our Board.

Kristin joined the Worktrainers' Board in  2013.


Hamish Fletcher - Worktrainers' Board Member
Hamish Fletcher

Hamish has 24 years’ experience in the Health and Community Services Sector and most recently held the position of CEO of Primary Care Connect.  Hamish is an active member within his community, including his local CFA Brigade and a passionate organic farmer.   Hamish is a director on the Primary Care Connect Board.

Hamish joined the Worktrainers' Board in  2015.



Craig Marshall - Worktrainers' CEO
Craig Marshall

Craig was born and bred in the Goulburn Valley and is a proactive community leader in the area. He is passionate about the emerging Social Enterprise Sector and is proud of the role that Worktrainers’ has in making a positive social impact in North East Victoria, through its specialised employment programs.