The FOOTT Board, along with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is responsible for setting strategic direction, establishing goals and objectives for executive management and monitoring the business.
Key functions of the FOOTT Board include:
- Establishing objectives and monitoring the performance of the Chief Executive Officer
- Adopting a Corporate Plan, Business Plan and Infrastructure Program and monitoring results on a regular basis
- Ensuring that risk management systems are in place to cover environmental, operational and financial risks
- Ensuring FOOTT complies with the law and conforms to the highest standards of corporate governance practice and ethical conduct.
Peter Foott is Director and Board Chair of Peter Foott Waste Collection Pty Ltd, trading as FOOTT. Having established the business in 1992, Peter’s passion for sustainability has built a successful business in the waste and recycling industry.
Commencing his career in 1992 as a sole trader of waste collection services and in 1998 as founder and director of Kendall Foott Waste Pty Ptd, Peter has extensive knowledge in automated waste and recycling services. Peter has overseen business operations offering domestic and litter collection service and event waste management for customers including Greater Shepparton City, Moira, Berrigan, Strathbogie, and Jerilderie Shire Councils. In 2001, Peter expanded this operation with the commencement of Bloo Loos Portable Toilet Hire business and has overseen the acquisition of a number of waste and liquid waste businesses over the years. Under Peter’s leadership FOOTT has grown to become the largest family owned waste management company in Northern Victoria, offering a wide range of waste, recycling and processing services along with event waste management services.
Peter is also Director of Newsera Pty Ltd, former Director of Consolidated Media Distributors and a member of the High Growth Business Group Shepparton. His community service includes Board Member of Goulburn Valley Football Netball League and former Board Chair of Goulburn Murray AFL.
Jenny Foott is a Director of Foott Waste Collection Pty Ltd, trading as FOOTT having established the business in 1992. Jenny’s commercial and marketing experience has spanned various industries including waste and recycling, health, hospitality, and the Australian Football League having worked with the Richmond Football club. Most recently, Jenny has been supporting FOOTT as Marketing & Social Media Manager.
Jenny holds several waste industry specific memberships including the Waste Management Association of Australia and the Victorian Waste Management Association. As an experienced Director, Jenny is also a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Jenny is a community minded leader having completed the Goulburn Murray Fairly Leadership Program and is also a Board Member of Connect GV Disability Services.