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Josh Kelly

Josh Kelly

Recruited from:
East Brighton (Vic)/Sandringham U18

The Board

Tony Shepherd AO – Chairperson

David Matthews

Christine Cawsey AM

Peter Taylor

Andrew Stevens

Michael Costello AO

Adrian Fonseca 

Catherine Matthews

Melissa Doyle 

Jimmy Bartel

Meet The Board


The Executive

David Matthews - Chief Executive Officer 

James Avery - Chief Operating Officer 

Wayne Campbell - General Manager of Football

Jody Masina - General Manager, People and Culture 

Stephen Doyle - General Manager, Finance & Facility Operations 

Shaun James - Chief Commercial Officer

Deb Keen - Personal Assistant to CEO


AFL Football Staff 

Wayne Campbell - General Manager, Football Operations 

Leon Cameron - Head Coach

Alan McConnell - Director of Coaching & AFLW Head Coach

Lenny Hayes - Midfield Coach 

Amon Buchanan - Stoppages Coach

Mark McVeigh - Backline Coach

Brad Miller - Forward Coach

Luke Kelly – Defence Coach

Brett Hand - Head of Development & Welfare

Dylan Addison – Welfare & Player Development Manager 

Adam Schneider - Asssistant Coach

Jason Saddington - NEAFL Coach

Daniel Scroope - GIANTS Academy Manager 

Briana Harvey - Head of Acadamies & AFLW

Jamie Ryan – Head of Analysis, Education & Tech

Mitch Hanrahan - Senior Performance Analyst 

Aidan Russell – Performance Analyst

Zoe Vicic - Performance Analyst - Netball & AFLW 

Nick Poulos – Physical Performance Manager 

Dr Bassam Moses – Chief Medical Officer 

Dr Peter Parkes - Doctor 

Simon Harries - Senior Athletic Performance Specialist (Rehab/Sports Science)

Alex Natera - Senior Athletic Performance Specialist - Strength and Power

Dean Norris - GIANTS APU/WSU PhD Scholar

Pat Dillon - GIANTS APU/WSU PhD Scholar

Billy Macklin - Athletic Performance FastTrack Trainee 

Cullan Ball – Senior Physiotherapist

Luke Heath - Senior Physiotherapist

Nalesh Murti - Athletic Performance Physiotherapist 

Chris Beckmans - Athletic Performance Physiotherapist 

Merv Lopez - Head Trainer 

Jessica Spendlove – Nutrition & Dietetics

Alex Munt – Dietician

Jason McCartney - List Manager 

Adrian Caruso - National Recruiting Manager

Emma Quayle - Recruiting Officer and Content Contributor 

Phil Scully - Recruiting Officer 

John Giramondo - Recruiting Officer

Thomas Nixon - Recruiting Officer 

Tyson Burke - Recruiting Officer (South Australia)

Simon Parry - Recruiting Officer (Western Australia)

Sam Riddington - Football Operations – Scheduling & Compliance

Asha Venkataya - Football Operations Logistics & Administration    

Ady Schwegler - Property & Logistics


Commercial Operations

Shaun James - Chief Commercial Officer

Caryn Bailey - Executive Assistant to Chief Commercial Officier

Sam Attrill - Head of Commercial Partnerships and Sales

Alice Eastman - Commercial Partnerships Executive

Michael Voyage – Commercial Partnerships Executive  

Antony Butler – Commercial Development Manager

Samantha Scott – GIANTS Care & Community Partnerships Executive

Natalie Taylor - Commercial Partners Executive

Andrew de Gruchy - Head of Foundation & Business Development

Amanda Matthews - Foundation & Business Development Executive

Christian Bucciarelli - Foundation Executive

Jack Masters - Head of Canberra Operations

Sinead Pearson - Comms & Partnership Coordinator

Wayne Allsop - Graphic Designer


Fan Development  

Samantha Blomeley - Head of Consumer Business

Mitchell Dale - Digital Marketing Specialist 

Isabelle O’Brien - Digital Marketing Coordinator 

Matt Goodenough - Merchandise Coordinator

Adam Doyle - Graphic Designer

Katie Field - Manager, Events & Match Day

Rachael Cain - Events Coordinator

Carly Reger - Head of Ticketing & Membership

Reece Morris – Membership & Ticketing Executive

Peter Ayoub - Membership & Ticketing Executive

Anthony Badman - Membership & Ticketing Executive

Sarah McDonald - Membership & Ticketing Executive

Melissa Lambert – Community & Group Sales Executive

Crystal Lloyd - Executive, Groups & Community


Media, Communications, Community & Foundation

James Avery - Chief Operating Officer

Leigh Meyrick - Head of Media & Communications

Craig Abercrombie - Digital Media Manager 

Sam Cotton - Multimedia Producer

Alison Zell - Communications Manager 

Ryan Miller - Digital Content & AFLW Media Coordinator 

Susie Giese - Social Media Coordinator

Laura Elliot - Media Coordinator

Ali Faraj - Head of Community

Emad Elkheir - Community Engagement Coordinator

Ashley Crossin - Community Officer (Maternity Leave)

Gavin Robertson - Community Liaison Officer

Administration, Finance & IT

Jody Masina - General Manager, People and Culture 

Stephen Doyle - General Manager, Finance & Facility Operations

Felicity Ross - Finance Manager

Janine Westhead - Accountant, TPP & Soft Cap Compliance

Hannah Dwyer – Assistant Accountant

Sasha Aynbund - Accounts Payable Officer

James Haylan - Facilities Manager 

Crystal Lloyd - Receptionist