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.
 

 

Contact email: admin@agra.com    

David Simonette

Executive Officer of the Australian Greyhound Racing Association

 
Since graduation in 1982 worked in racing and gaming related industries including Burswood Casino, WAGRA and RWWA.
He has been involved with Greyhound racing in a number of capacities including owner, trainer, breeder, WAGRA board member, WAGRA employee, writer, broadcaster and presenter of 6PR, RR 1206, Sky Channel, Channel 7, Access 31, various publications etc.
Retired as CEO of WAGRA in 2013 due to ill health after 10 years service at both RWWA and WAGRA including earlier positions in media/industry communications and operations manager roles respectively.
David's interest in greyhound racing spans back to 1974 co-inciding with the commencement of greyhound racing at Cannington in December of that year. He has enthusiastically followed the industry, first hand, since that date and has a good understanding of the industry both now and yesteryear. He has seen all the great greyhounds in the 30 year plus history of our sport and had dealings with many of its main players and characters.

Contact email: simonette7862@gmail.com  
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.

Contact email: bscott@agra.com.au

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.

Contact email: nbrown@agra.com.au