Who We Are

Our Staff

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

Chief Executive Officer Matt Scriven
Executive GM - Major Events, Government & Stakeholder Relations Paul Maley
Executive GM - High Performance & National Teams Jason Smith (Acting)
Executive GM - Consumer & Commercial Jo Juler
Finance and Corporate Services Director Lorraine McGadey
Executive GM - Governance, Risk and Integrity/Company Secretary Simon Bishop
Executive GM - Member Relations & Game Development David Simpson

 

FINANCE & ADMINISTRATION

General Correspondence: accounts@australia.baskebtall
Phone: +61 3 9847 2333

Head of People & Culture Megan Curtin
Executive Assistant Brianna Alkemade
Office & Finance Manager Marie Clarke
Accounts Administrator Dee Elliot
Administrator  Belinda Richardson 
Head of Integrity Brooke Howarth (acting)
Integrity Officer  

 

LEAGUES AND COMPETITIONS

 Head of Competition & Events Mark Quinn
 Competition Manager Sarah Monck
 Major Events & Wheelchair Leagues Manager Aurelian Bova
Competitions & Events Coordinator Matt Young

 

GAME DEVELOPMENT

Game Development Manager (acting) Neil Gray
Community Basketball Coordinator Tegan Cunningham
Referee Program Manager Bruce Keirs
Game Development Administrator Sebastien Lees

 

WNBL

Head of WNBL Christy Collier-Hill
WNBL Coordinator  Amy O'Reilly
WNBL Marketing Ruth Slattery

 

COMMERCIAL

Head of Commercial Mike Graves
Head of Product Strategy, Development & Growth Kristin Dunbar
Commercial & Partnerships Manager Te Reweti
Client Partnership Manager Karren Saddleton
Commercial Partnerships Coordinator Sophie Porter
Commercial Partnerships Coordinator Alex Taylor

 

MARKETING, MEDIA & DIGITAL

Head of Marketing Anicka Hartney
Head of Digital Daniel Piekarski
Head of Communications Bridget Tilley
Senior Brand Designer Jordan Friedlander
Marketing Coordinator  
Media & Communications Coordinator Natasha Haddad
Digital Coordinator Kartik Deodhar

 

WOMEN IN BASKETBALL

Head of Women in Basketball Lauren Jackson AO OLY
Content Producer – Women in Basketball Lachlan Hannah
Program Manager – Women in Basketball Samantha Groves

 

HIGH PERFORMANCE & NATIONAL PROGRAMS

Director of High Performance Coaching & Talent Identification Peter Lonergan
Director of Senior National Teams – Boomers & Opals Jason Smith
Opals Team Lead & Manager Trish Fallon
Head of National Programs Michele Menso
Head of Security and Compliance Shannon Bodley
Head of Operations – Wheelchair & 3x3 National Teams Priyanka Karunakaran
Head of National Programs – Para Leigh Gooding
National Manager Athlete Wellbeing & Engagement Darren Smith
Program Coordinator – Wheelchair & 3x3 basketball Krittika Divadkar 

 

CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE

Head Coach, Women's Program David Herbert
Assistant Coach, Women's Program Sarah Graham
Head Coach, Men's Program Robbie Mckinlay
Assistant Coach, Men's Program Ash Arnott
COE Athlete Wellbeing & Engagement Manager Nima Sobhani
High Performance Centre of Excellence Manager Phong Nguyen
Athlete Services Coordinator Christine Gates
Project Delivery Coordinator Rey Rui

 

NBA GLOBAL ACADEMY

Director, Head Coach Martin Clarke
Assistant Coach Matt Blue
Assistant Coach Nathan Brereton
Operations Manager Austin Clarke
Strength & Conditioning Coach Shane Connolly
Senior Consultant Academics NBA/CoE Julie Clarke

 

 

Major Partners