Meet the Executive
The 2021 season is Jane's fourth term as TOBSLSC President. Jane has been on previous executive committees as Director of Members Services, Secretary & Club Captain.
In addition to her role as president, Jane patrols on team 5, age manages the Under 12's + age group in our Junior Activities program, and trains our new Bronze & SRC Squads. Jane was initially in the club as a nipper and returned in 2005 to gain her Bronze Medallion & further qualifications.
Donna has accepted the casual vacancy in the Vice President role for the 2021 season.
Donna first qualified for her bronze in 1989 and has some brilliant stories from her time patrolling, surf boat & IRB racing with Taree Old Bar.
Donna returned to Taree Old Bar in 2018 after an extended absence travelling the world and raising kids. She is a member of patrol team 5 and also assist with community events & nippers.
As part of the VP role Donna will be assisting to coordinate community events and sponsorships, as well as the day to day requirements of the VP Role.
Director of Finance
Michael joined our club in 2015, gaining his Bronze Medallion in that year.
In 2016, he was one of the original executive members who brought our club out of administration. He has remained in that position since and over this time , has been instrumental in providing TOBSLSC with strong leadership & governance. Micheal was recognised for this, being named the SLSNSW Administrator of the Year in 2019 for his tireless work with our club.
Michael patrols with team 5, is our IRBC trainer and is currently overseeing our major club capital works program.
Director of Administration
Kurt joined our club in 2019 and immediately became a member of our executive. Kurt has held this role for three consecutive seasons.
Kurt has been a leader in updating all our compliance & governance which has allowed us to regularly apply and receive grants.
Director of Member Services
Director of Lifesaving
Dean joined our club in 2016 and was a member of one of our earliest, post administration, Bronze Squads, gaining his award in 2016.
He joined the executive committee as Surf Sports Director in 2017, and stepped into the Director of Lifesaving role in 2018, and is currently in his 4th year in that role.
Dean regularly checks in on all patrols, makes sure they are fed & watered and works hard to make sure all patrollers feel appreciated & supported.
Director of Education
Darren is a product of Taree Old Bar gaining his junior activity awards and SRC with our club. Darren gained his Bronze Medallion in 2008.
After leaving the area for work, Darren returned as a member in 2019, with a myriad of awards. He currently patrols with Team 1.
In 2020 he stepped into the role of our Director of Education and is currently in his second year as an executive member.
Director of Surf Sports