AGRA - Australian Greyhound Racing Association

Office Bearers

Michael Fabbro

President Australian Greyhound Racing Association

Michael Fabbro

LLB(Hons), Bcom (Acct), GDLP, FTIA, IPAA.

Michael joined the Board of Greyhound Racing SA in November 2009 as a Non-Executive Director and became Chair in March of 2012. He is a practising solicitor and principal of Ezra Legal and also holds a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accounting. Michael is a Fellow of the Tax Institute of Australia, a member of the Leaders Institute of South Australia and the Insolvency Practitioners Association of Australia and also sits on the Board of the Aged Rights Advocacy Service. Michael has also had direct experience in the hospitality industry through various equity interests in Hotels in the Adelaide CBD.


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Howard Ashton

Executive Officer of the Australian Greyhound Racing Association

Howard Ashton was appointed Executive Officer of the Australian Greyhound Racing Association in September 2011.
Howard was Secretary-Manager of the AGRC full time from 1971 until 1996 when he became Racing Operations Manager until he retired in 2000. Howard has continued to follow greyhound racing since his retirement and is never far away from Angle Park, he has been close to the sport he has loved all his life and has never stopped working for its improvement. In July 2011 Howard Ashton was appointed to a new advisor board in South Australia and as always he is more than happy to add his invaluable knowledge and experience to help Greyhound Racing in his home state state he has already contributed so much of his time and energy too. Howard is a Life member of the AGRC and has an upstairs room at Angle Park named in his honour a fitting tribute to someone who achieved so much. An AGRA Hall of Fame member Howard is the first independent Executive Officer to hold office a position usually filled by a member club CEO.

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Brenton Scott

Group Race Co-Ordinator of the Australian Greyhound Racing Association

Brenton Scott was appointed as Group Racing Co-Ordinator for the Australian Greyhound Racing Association in September 1995 a position he had held currently since that time. Mr Scott is based in NSW and is also the Executive Office of the NSW Greyhound Breeders, Owners and Trainers'' Association Limited.

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Neil Brown

Publicity Officer of the Australian Greyhound Racing Association

Neil Brown was appointed as Publicity Officer for the Australian Greyhound Racing Association in September 2005. He brings to the role 48 years involvement in greyhound racing with 30 of those years spent in covering the sport in print, radio and television. He produces a detailed Press Release of every Group 1 and 2 Final, as well as a preview/promotional release for every Group 1 Race, as well as reporting on all AGRA activities on radio and television.

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