Our Board

Our Board of Directors meet bi-monthly and sit directly before the Community three times a year, through an Annual General Meeting and Community Cabinets.

Denis Mowbray

Chairman 
Highly regarded with his expertise in governance and strategic development, Denis works both locally and internationally with government, corporate and not for profit organisations.
Denis was first appointed to the Board in 2010, and has remained as Chairman since.

Virginia Cathro

Elected Member
Virginia is a lecturer at the Otago Business School teaching leadership communication, international management and intercultural business communication.
She has coached and judged across codes, been a club president and is currently a rhythmic Mum.

Angie Dougal

Elected Member
Angie has been involved with trampoline since 1982 through a range of positions – NZ athlete, coach, club owner, Sport Development Committee Chair and High Performance Advisory member. Focussed on success, she brings a wide range of experience and perspectives.

Louise Chapman

Elected Member
Louise has extensive experience in marketing and advertising, specialising in customer engagement and brand strategies driven by customer insight. She loves to problem solve and brings unique and diverse thinking to the table. Louise was a competitive artistic gymnast and her daughter is now following in her footsteps.

Mark Figgitt

Appointed Member
Mark has direct experience in a number of industries with companies including Telecom, Meridian and McKesson NZ.  With extensive executive and board level involvement, Mark brings over 35 years commercial knowledge to the Board.  In his personal time Mark enjoys a range of sports and fully supports his children to achieve the best they can.

Lisa De Coek

Appointed Member
Lisa has a broad finance and commercial background with more than 20 years in senior roles in a variety of industries and companies including McConnell Dowell, Air New Zealand, Frucor Beverages and Whitcoulls. As Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee, Lisa brings her experience and background to ensure compliance in the areas of finance and risk management.

Pete Elderkin

Elected Member
Pete has experience driving the strategic plan and operational functions of complex public sector and not for profit organisations both in New Zealand and the UK. More than 15 years in a variety of leadership roles, his sport sector roles includes New Zealand Football and is currently General Manager for Deaf Aotearoa.