From 1 September 2008 the new Secretary General of IODA is Sally Burnett.
Sally, who is from Newcastle-u-Lyme, near Manchester, joined IODA in February. An ISAF International Judge and Umpire since 1998, she is Chairman of ISAF International judges Sub-Committee and a member of Race Officials Committee.
A university graduate in design Sally has 25 years experience as a partner in a small specialist ceramics business and has also worked in the healthcare recruitment industry.
Amneris Calle remains as the part-time IODA Regatta Secretary whose responsibilities are liaising with the organisers of IODA events and maintaining the IODA Calendar and Results websites.
Former secretary Robert Wilkes remains with IODA as a consultant responsible for certain specialised areas, including DEVELOPMENT.
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