Outgoing Chair, Managing Director of Vermilion Oil and Gas Australia Bruce Lake, who served three years as Chair, congratulated Ms Yujnovich and Mr Abbott.
“The role has certainly been challenging, but it has also been rewarding,” said Mr Lake.
“I am pleased that I will remain a member of the APPEA Board. I have no doubt that Zoe and Michael will be successful in leading APPEA into the future.”
Ms Yujnovich said she was honoured that the Board had elected her as Chair.