Board of Directors

Mr. Joe H. Simachela

Board Chairperson

Mrs. Dora M. Phiri

Vice Chairperson

                    

      Mrs. Ruth Banda                 Mr. Shadreck Mungalaba        Mrs. Mable M. Simwanza     Mrs. Kezia Katyamba    Mrs. Mwaka Mukubesa        Board Member                   Board Member                           Board Member                      Board Member               Board Member

 

BOARD MEMBERSHIP

Composition of the Agency

The Food Reserve Agency (FRA) Board is composed of 10 part-time members who are nominated by their respective organizations or Ministers and appointed by the Minister of Agriculture as follows:

  1. a representative of:-
  • the small scale farmers;
  • the Zambia National Farmers Union;
  • the Millers Association of Zambia; and
  • the Bankers Association of Zambia;

b. one person from a co-operative;

c. two senior officials from the Ministry responsible for agriculture and co-operatives; one whom shall be from the Division responsible for     marketing and co-operatives and the other from the Division responsible for agriculture;

d. one senior official from the Ministry responsible for commerce, trade and industry;

e. one senior official from the Ministry responsible for finance and national planning; and

f. a representative of the Attorney-General

The Chairperson and the Vice-Chairperson of the board shall be elected by the board from amongst its members provided that the Chairperson shall not be elected from any member represented under clause (c),(d) &(e).

A member of the Board, except a member referred to in clause (a) above shall hold office for a period of three years from the date of appointment and shall be eligible for re-appointment for a further term of three years.

 

LIST OF BOARD MEMBERS

NO. NAME POSITION HELD ORGANISATION
1. MR. JOE H.  SIMACHELA CHAIRPERSON ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE
2. MRS. DORA MUTAKWA PHIRI VICE CHAIRPERSON FOXDALE COOPERATIVE
3. MRS. KEZIA KATYAMBA MEMBER MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE
4. MRS. MABLE SIMWANZA MEMBER MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE
5. MR. SHADRECK MUNGALABA MEMBER MINISTRY OF COMMERCE TRADE AND INDUSTRY
6. MRS. MWAKA MUKUBESA MEMBER MINISTRY OF FINANCE
7. MRS. RUTH BANDA MEMBER SMALL SCALE FARMERS

 

BOARD COMMITTEES

FOOD RESERVE AND PROPERTY COMMITTEE
1. MRS. DORA MUTAKWA PHIRI – CHAIRPERSON
2. MRS. MWAKA MUKUBESA
3. MRS. RUTH BANDA
4. MRS. MABLE SIMWANZA
FINANCE
1. MRS. MWAKA MUKUBESA – CHAIRPERSON
2. MR. SHADRECK MUNGALABA
3. MRS. DORA MUTAKWA PHIRI
AUDIT AND RISK
1. MRS. KEZIA KATYAMBA- CHAIRPERSON
2. MRS. MABLE SIMWANZA
3. MR. DARWIN SHINDE
4. MRS. VELIKA M. SAKALA
LEGAL AND ADMINISTRATION
1. MR. SHADRECK MUNGALABA – CHAIRPERSON
2. MRS. KEZIA KATYAMBA
3.