Key Contacts

Maurie Street (Chief Executive Officer)

Maurie Street

Maurie started with GOA at its’ inception in June of 2009.  As a local boy he had for the past 15 years worked as an agronomist based in Dubbo. Maurie attended CSU university in Wagga from 1993- 96  where he was awarded a Bachelor of Applied Science (Agriculture). During 2004-05 Maur...

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Ben OBrien (Research and Extension Manager)

Ben OBrien

Ben is the most recent addition to the GOA team. He is originally from Warren and maintains a small mixed farming enterprise there. He has a M.Sc. in Crop Sciences from USYD and a B.Sc. in Wool and Pastoral Sciences from the UNSW. Ben was working in international agriculture development fr...

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Scott Boyd (Senior Technical Officer)

Scott Boyd

Scott grew up on the mixed enterprise family farm halfway between Peak Hill and Tullamore. He has a background as a fully qualified Motor Mechanic and a keen interest in grain growing. Scott joined the Department of Agriculture, Plants Division in 2002, where he gained invaluable experience as Techn...

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