OJV – Donald Nicolson
Don has been a member of the OtagoNet Joint Venture governing committee since 2017. He is currently chair of PowerNet Ltd, a director of The Power Company Ltd and a trustee on the Environomics (NZ) Trust.
From 1999 until 2011, Don was a Trustee on the Southland Electric Power Supply Consumer Trust.
While farming, active involvement in agri-business advocacy saw him hold many roles in the primary sector culminating as the National President of Federated Farmers of New Zealand from 2008 until 2011.
Don is a member of the Institute of Directors.