EMILY PERKINS

Feedlot Manager, JBS Australia

Emily Perkins is the Feedlot Manager for JBS Prime City Feedlot, a 35,000 head beef cattle feedlot.

She joined the JBS business as a graduate from the University of Queensland in 2006 and has held various operational roles within the business during her tenure. At Prime City, she is responsible for the feedlot production, financial management, the logistical and commodity contracts, in conjunction with managing 45 permanent staff.

In 2014, Emily was recognised as the Australian Young Lot Feeder of the Year and this enabled her to explore the beef industry in South America during 2015.

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