Our Team

Sport Wellington has a dedicated team working across a wide range of sport-related areas. The staff are under the management of the Chief Executive Officer, Phil Gibbons and General Manager, Michael Woodside. 

(The list below is in alphabetical order by first name, alternatively, you can search by team).

Allison Yannakis

Allison Yannakis

Support Services Manager (on Maternity Leave)
Amanda Rasch

Amanda Rasch

Healthy Lifestyles Co-ordinator (Child and Whānau team)
Amanda Rota

Amanda Rota

Healthy Lifestyles Co-ordinator (Child and Whānau team)
Amanda Taylor

Amanda Taylor

Lead -Young People (10-24)
Anya Hape

Anya Hape

Healthy Lifestyles Co-ordinator (Adult and Maternal team)

04 380 2070 ext 212

Ashleigh Baker

Ashleigh Baker

Healthy Lifestyles Manager
Bronwyn Drysdale

Bronwyn Drysdale

Healthy Lifestyles Co-ordinator (Adult and Maternal team)
Cam Durno

Cameron Durno

Performance Hub Advisor
Campbell Clarke

Campbell Clark

Strength and Balance Co-ordinator
Daniel Grubner

Daniel Grubner

Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Dayle Clarkson

Dayle Clarkson

Regional Development Manager

06 370 0157 ext 701 / 027 465 4018

Georgina Duindam

Georgina Duindam

Young People (5-12) Advisor
Hanna Baird Herron

Hanna Baird-Herron

Support Services Administrator
Hoani Siueva

Hoani Siueva

Healthy Lifestyles Co-ordinator (Child and Whānau team)

04 380 2070 ext 267

Jamie Leith

Jamie Leith

KiwiSport Advisor

04 380 2070 ext. 221

Jessica Thompson

Jessica Thompson

Lead - Older People
John Grieve

John Grieve

Event Director

04 380 2070 ext 239

Julie Moularde

Julie Moularde

Evaluation and Insights Manager
Kate McCartney

Kate McCartney

Lead - Child and Whānau (Maternity Cover)

04 380 2070 ext 225

Kerewai Tatana

Kerewai Tatana

Healthy Lifestyles Co-ordinator

06 370 0157 ext 706 / 022 010 4077

Kirsten Kilmister

Kirsten Kilmister

Commercial Development & Marketing Manager
Lisa Tagaloa

Lisa Tagaloa

Health Lifestyles Co-ordinator
Louise Grieve

Louise Grieve

Lead - Adult and Maternal

04 380 2070 ext 218

Mark Watson

Mark Watson

Lead - Sport Development

04 380 2070 ext 223

Meaghan Wilby

Meaghan Wilby

Capability Advisor
Michael Woodside

Michael Woodside

General Manager
Michelle Hayward

Michelle Hayward

Future Planning and Projects Manager
Nicky Sherriff

Nicky Sherriff

Programme Manager - Regional Development

04 380 2070 ext 220

Nikhil Chand

Nikhil Chand

Finance Administrator (currently doing an internship, back in Feb)
Paul Cleary

Paul Cleary

Lead - Organisational Capability
Paul Abbott

Paul Abbott

Finance Manager

04 380 2070 ext 228

Patrick Simpson

Patrick Simpson

Community Sport Manager
Phil Gibbons

Phil Gibbons

Chief Executive
Rosa Bach

Rosa Bach

Healthy Lifestyles Co-ordinator (Adult and Maternal team)

04 380 2070 ext 234

Sega Elise

Sega Elise

Healthy Lifestyles Co-ordinator (Child and Whānau team)

04 380 2070 ext 250

Shona Bunny

Shona Bunny

Wairarapa Sports House Coordinator

06 370 0157 ext 700

Stewart Guild

Stewart Guild

Healthy Lifestyles Co-ordinator (Adult and Maternal team)
Tania Bartley

Tania Bartley

Young People (0-7) Advisor
Tereska Armstrong

Tereska Armstrong

Healthy Lifestyles Co-ordinator (Child and Whānau team)
Tim Mannix

Tim Mannix

Community Coach Advisor
Toshy Rapana

Toshy Rapana

Healthy Lifestyles Co-ordinator (Adult and Maternal team)

04 380 2070 ext 257

Willie Unuka

Willie Unuka

Support Services Manager (Maternity Cover)

04 380 2070 ext 213

vacant

Vacant

Capability Advisor