RIA Inc.’s volunteers are the lifeblood of our association. They devote their time and talent to ensure RIA delivers the best possible programs and services to our members and the restoration industry at-large.

Are you interested in volunteering to advance your leadership within the industry, network with other restoration professionals and support RIA’s strategic plan goals? Fill out the below contact form to register your interest and you will be contacted by a member of the RIA Inc. team otherwise please contact admin@restorationindustry.org.au with any questions or feedback.


Restoration Industry Association Inc. Committees

Management Committee

The RIA Inc. Management Committee creates and implements RIA’s strategic plan pillar of membership growth & engagement. The Committee is responsible for managing the running of the association and other subsequent committees.

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Owen Boak
Chairperson
Ashley easterby
Secretary
Ross Riek
Treasurer
Penny Tralau
Committee Member
Oliver Threlfall
Committee Member
Clare Perry
Committee Member
Lex Moir
Committee Member
Sonny Saini
Committee Member
Michael Parton
Committee Member

Events Planning Committee

The RIA Inc. Events Planning Committee supports RIA’s strategic plan pillar of membership growth & engagement. The Committee is responsible for planning the annual Conference & Tradeshow as well as events that bring members and other restoration professionals together.  

Chairperson
Clare Perry

Committee Members
Ross Riek
Heath Taylor
Jeremy Stamkos
Jim Bethel
Lorelle McCulloch
Owen Boak
Penny Tralau
Scott McFadzen
Zoe Saunders

Education Committee

The RIA Inc. Education Committee supports RIA’s strategic plan pillar of elevate the industry. The Committee is responsible for the oversight of RIA’s educational programs, prerequisite requirements, webinars, training and educational content development. 

Chairperson
Penny Tralau

Committee Members
Ross Riek
Jim Bethel
Scott McFadzen

Advocacy Committee

The Advocacy Committee seeks to unite the restoration industry and advocate for the best interests of restoration contractors nationwide, and develop and implement strategies to help create and maintain equity between restorers and insurers and their partners. The committee will advocate for the financial and legal interests of restoration contractors, while working collaboratively and fairly with insurers and the other stakeholders involved in the restoration process.

Chairperson
Oliver Threlfall

Committee Members
Ray Vassallo
Ross Riek
Lloyd Maunder
Wayne Perng
Christine Boak
Lex Moir