Our Conference Host – Verity James

Verity James was a broadcaster with the ABC for 28 years both in the Eastern States and in WA. She has presented all manner of radio shows from current affairs to lifestyle to specialist language, political and music shows. Verity also presented ABC Television news for 10 years and was a panel member and reporter for the Logie nominated ABC show “Can We Help”. Verity is dedicated to a number of charities including The Australian Red Cross with whom she is an augural Ambassador, Radio Lollipop, Lifeline WA, Vision Cambodia and numerous others. VJ is also an honorary member of the Nursery Industry Association WA in part for her founding the first gardening talk back on ABC in WA.

Verity is the MC for the 2016 Conference. VJ is an accomplished journalist, garden lover, broadcaster and master of ceremonies and she a welcome edition to the conference program.

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