Management

 

Meet our Team

Paddy Morgan, David Osborn, Roger Carmody and Jane Rindfleish, head Apiam Genetic Services’ team of experienced professional breeding technicians operating in Australia and overseas.

Dr Paddy Morgan

Dr Paddy Morgan

General Manager – Intensive Animals and Ancillary Services

BVSc, BSc Agric (Hon), MBA
Bendigo
Paddy has worked in the animal health industry for the last 23 years and has held roles in private mixed veterinary practice and worked as both a country manager and regional director for a number of private and multinational veterinary pharmaceutical companies, in different countries. Paddy is involved with Apiam Genetic Services to drive business succession.

Jane Rindfleish

Jane Rindfleish

Manager

Dubbo
Bachelor of Applied Science (Agriculture)
Diploma in Business (Entrepreneurship)
25 Years with Apiam Genetic Services
Stress Free Stockmanship
Precision Sheep Production Management
Sheep Genetics Data Management
Applied and Cell Grazing Course
Business of Farming Workshop

Jane Rendfleish

SKILLS PROFILE
  • 20 years expertise in the field of sheep and goat genetics, breeding, genetic selection, artificial breeding and business development.
  • Recognized and respected as a leader in the Sheep Breeding Industry, with a strong focus on mentoring and supporting team members and clients as well as feedback to suppliers of products and services offered.
  • Design and project manage the construction of Australia’s  largest sheep and goat artificial breeding Centre at the Apiam Genetic Services Dubbo location in   New South Wales Australia. This is a government approved quarantine export facility with a separate semen freezing laboratory, embryo transfer and live animal export facilities.  The Centre is being further developed to incorporate cattle and other species.
  • Provide breeding specialist advice to new breeds introduced  to Australia and their breed societies to ensure genetic and economic progress was recorded and breeding objectives were achieved.   Ability to produce data and management systems which meet the Quality Assurance Standards of Sheep Genetics Australia
  • Experience in the export and import of semen, embryos and live animals to and from Australia.  Embryologist and proficiencies in Semen Collection, handling, processing and freezing of sheep semen in straws.  Extensive experience in supervision and management of all aspects of Artificial Breeding (Semen, Artificial Insemination, Embryo Transfer) including pre program requirements, programming and post procedure recovery.
  • Excellent computer skills including software and e-commerce development creating an online experience transforming users into followers, customers into ambassadors.
  • Manager of 550 hectares with the capacity to run 3000 DSE at Dubbo New South Wales Australia
  • Financial management experience with accounting systems and a strong background in budgeting, cash flow management and business management.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Agriculture)
    Melbourne University 
  • Diploma in Business (Entrepreneurship) 
    The Entourage  
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSES
  • Stress Free Stockmanship
  • Whole Farm Planning
  • Precision Sheep Production Management
  • Certificate in Sheep Artificial Insemination
  • Sheep Genetics Data Management
  • Applied Grazing Course
  • Cell Grazing Focus
  • Business of Farming Workshop
ACHIEVEMENTS
  • New South Wales, Young Australian of the Year for Regional Development
  • The Australian International Travel award at Royal Sydney Show
  • Elders IXL Scholarship for Students Displaying High Potential
Dr David Osborn

Dr David Osborn

Senior Veterinarian

Dubbo
30 Years with Apiam Genetic Services
Bachelor of Veterinary Science
DAFF appointed supervisor for production of Ovine & Caprine Semen for Export
DAFF appointed supervisor for production of Ovine & Caprine Embryos for Export
Dr Matt Izzo

Dr Matt Izzo

Senior Veterinarian

BVSc(Hons) MVetClinSci FANZCVS
Tasmania
Registered Cattle Specialist
Member International Embryo Transfer Society
Member American Association of Bovine Practitioners
Member Australia Cattle Veterinarians
Member Australian Reproductive Veterinarians

 

Penelope (Nelp) Armstrong

Senior Veterinarian

Dubbo & Armidale
Bachelor of Veterinary Science
20 Years with Apiam Genetic Services
Artificial Insemination, Embryo Transfer, Semen Collection, Animal health and welfare
Sheep Goats Cattle
Dubbo and Armidale Centre

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday 8.30 am – 4.30 pm
Saturday – Sunday Feeding only

Apiam Genetic Services Dubbo

166L Obley Road
PO Box 6049
Dubbo 2830, NSW, Australia 2830
Phone: 0428 783 126

355 Macquarie St
Dubbo, NSW, Australia 2830
Phone: 02 6884 3204

Email: dubbo@apiamgenetics.com.au

Apiam Genetic Services Riverina

201 Finley Rd
Deniliquin, NSW, Australia 2710
Phone: 03 5881 5515
Email: riverina@apiamgenetics.com.au

Apiam Genetic Services Smithton

3 Rubicon St
Smithton, TAS, Australia 7330
Phone: 0413 488 110
Email: tassie@apiamgenetics.com.au

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