Jessie Chan-Dorman was elected to the ATS Board of Directors in 2013. Jessie and her husband Hayden lease 420ha at Dorie, milking 850 cows. She has an Honours degree in Animal Science and has worked in a range of rural professional positions over a fifteen-year period. Jessie has completed the Fonterra Governance Development Programme, the Food and Agribusiness Marketing Experience and the Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme.
Jessie is currently on the Board of Ngai Tahu Farming Ltd, Alpine Energy Ltd and the Bio-protection Research Centre. Jessie has previously served on the Board of Connetics Ltd, DairyNZ Ltd (as an Associate Director), Business Mid Canterbury and Federated Farmers Mid Canterbury. Jessie is a member of the Institute of Directors and New Zealand Asian Leaders. Jessie and Hayden have a six-year-old son, Adam and 10-month-old son, Noah.