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The Board

Craig ChappelleCraig Chappelle was a member of the original project steering group in 2002, and chairman of DCW Incorporated until 2011, when he became a founding director of the company. A semi-retired businessman who has lived in Denmark for 36 years he is former Denmark Shire councillor (1996-2004), journalist and advertising executive.
He became a director of DCW Ltd in November 2011.
Paul LlewellynPaul Llewellyn has more than 35 years’ experience in environmental planning and management, and is an expert in renewable energy. He has worked with many government agencies and commercial organisations, and was an MLC in the WA parliament from 2005-2009. He was a consultant to the windfarm project in finance and capacity building, and is also a director of the Mt Barker Power Company.
He became a director of DCW Ltd in November 2011.
Murray ThorntonMurray Thornton BCom UWA, (Acctg, Econ) is a local business owner and farmer, former shire councillor and active local sportsman. He has been a UN Observer for East Timor, is a Life Member of the Denmark Surf Lifesaving Club, and is presently a director of Surf Lifesaving WA. Murray is a Registered Builder who formerly operated a local building firm, the third generation of his family to do so in Denmark.
He became a director of DCW Ltd in November 2011.
Kelli FriarKelli Friar BSc (Chem Eng) has more than 27 years' operational and leadership experience in the energy industry, including oil refining, electricity generation / distribution, and environmental management. She currently works for Horizon Power on the future of energy delivery in WA. Kelli served as a non-executive director of the Sustainable Energy Association from 2009-2015.
She became a director of DCW Ltd in January 2016.
Jacqueline Bell\Jacqueline Bell, MA, ACMA, company secretary and administrator, has more than 20 years' experience in finance and management, in the UK and Australia. Her previous positions include financial controller in a major sub-sea and pipeline engineering company, and manager of resource planning (capital projects) at a major university. Jacqueline also owns and operates a local small business.