St Kilda LSC Committee
Every year St Kilda Lifesaving Club calls on the membership to nominate for our Committee Executive. These 7 positions are voting positions that make all the key decisions with regard to the way the club runs its operations. There are also a number of non-voting support positions which are in place to support the executive as described in the diagram below.
Oversees all areas of club as reported by the directors of the committee. Attends all key club events i.e. presentation dinner, AGM, committee meetings. Media spokesperson when comments are required on behalf of St Kilda Life Saving Club. Attends the LSV Presidents Forum and other events that relate to LSV and the running of St Kilda Lifesaving Club. A signatory as part of the executive.
Director of Facilities
Oversees the general running of the club house, its maintenance, cleaning and hiring. Updates the website calendar with any new events or programs. Is supported by the Club House manager to ensure appropriate scheduling of events and hall hires.
Director of Facilities – Alex Aloschi-Hopfner
Director of Lifesaving
Oversees the development of the patrol roster, scheduling of awards training and bronze medallion courses. Ensures patrol requirements are met and patrol equipment is maintained. Is supported by the Chief Instructor and Club Captain. Ensures that club members are appropriately trained and supported on patrols.
Director of Lifesaving – Jan Matthew Culka
Director of Activities
Oversees all social and junior activities being undertaken by St Kilda Lifesaving Club. Is supported by the Social Activities officer and Junior activities officer. Liaises with the Competition Director with regard to key competition events and club milestones such as the St Kilda Australia Day Carnival, Club Championships etc.
Director of Activities – Michael
Director of Finance
Oversees all financial functions of the club including annual financial reporting, reporting on finances at committee meetings, BAS statements and sponsorship applications. Is supported by Sponsorship Coordinator, by volunteer book keeper and club tax agent.
Director of Finance – Tom Milbourne
Tom Milbourne came to the rescue last season as our new Director of Finance and after a stellar year of sorting out our systems agreed to stay on again! We are very thankful to his support as a non-patrolling volunteer on our committee.
Director of Administration
Oversees all administrative functions of the club including processing of memberships, club communications to members (via email, mail and txt) and necessary reporting requirements to LSV. Collates and produces the Annual Report (based on content provided by other directors).
Director of Administration – Georgie Raby
Georgie joined St Kilda Life Saving Club in 2015 as a brand new bronzie and brings a wealth of experience in community and stakeholder engagement, policy development and non-for-profits from her experience working in the government sector.
Director of Competition
Oversees all areas related to competition including entries, equipment purchases and repairs, coaching and training of members engaged in competition. Is supported by the team manager and divisional coaches and captains.
Director of Competition – Simon Gurr