Elected Director

Mr Kingma is the manager and part-owner of Gunpork Joint Venture, a 1400-sow piggery, KEPiggery, a 500-sow piggery in North Central Victoria, and Pentagon Feeds which supplies feed to these farms. During his tenure as manager, Mr Kingma has delivered improvements in productivity, genetics, health, welfare and focuses on introducing new technology into the various enterprises.

Mr Kingma is passionate about and active in securing a future for rural industries, communities and families and is heavily involved in local sporting bodies, schools, business groups and the pork industry.

After graduating from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Agricultural Science, Mr Kingma also participated in the Australian Rural Leadership Program, the NFF 2030 Leaders Program and completed the Australian Institute of Company Directors Course.

As well as being an Elected Director of APL, an APL Delegate, and a member of the Swine Industry Projects Advisory Committee, Mr Kingma’s other former professional responsibilities include his role as President of the Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF) Pig Group, a VFF Director and a member of the APIQ Panel.

In his role on the APL Board, Mr Kingma is a member of the APL Industry Integrity Committee, the APL Nominations & Remuneration Committee and the APL People and Culture Committee.