2019-2020 Committee

The Western Athletics Inc. Annual General Meeting was held on Monday 29th April 2019. At the meeting the 2019-2020 Committee was elected. Congratulations to the following Committee members who will lead the club over the coming year.

Peter Cashin
Peter CashinPresident
Peter has been a long supporter of the club, having performed the role of Secretary from 2011 to 2017, and took on the role as club President from 2017. Peter's daughter Amy and son Liam have competed at national level for the club, and it's easy to see where they get their talent from!
Adrian Jeffkins
Adrian JeffkinsVice President
Adrian has performed the role of club president from 2012 to 2017 and vice president from 2017. You will also find Adrian involved in Athletics Victoria Yellow Zone committee for Track & Field. Fun fact: Adrian is known as the mountain goat and is a Melbourne Marathon spartan.
Kellie Evans
Kellie EvansSecretary
Kellie joined the committee as club Secretary in 2017. You will often see her supporting her family with daughters Rachel and Jess and husband Glenn competing.
Graham Shaw
Graham ShawTreasurer
Graham has been a dedicated member of Western Athletics for many years. From 2009 to 2011 he was club Secretary and from 2011 onward he has been the club's Treasurer. You will find Graham at home on Shield competition days. In 2019 Graham was rewarded as a club life member.
John Alchin
John Alchin
John has been involved with Western Athletics since the club was formed in 1995. John has performed many roles including vice president, coach, handy man and photographer. In his spare time John likes to ride his mountain bike, travel and visit as many RSL clubs he can find.
Brenda Cashin
Brenda Cashin
Brenda has been an important member of the club for many years. After a family bet (which she lost), Brenda then became an integral part of the over 40s team. The best thing about knowing Brenda is she always makes you laugh (even if she does not mean to). She is a generous person who works tirelessly for the club.
Phil Dunstone
Phil Dunstone
Phil has been involved with Western Athletics for a long time and is best known as our XCR Team Manager. Over the past few years Phil has played a major part with promotion of both our Men's and Women's Open XCR teams to Premier division. In his spare time you will find Phil home brewing and playing his guitar.
Janice Hodgart
Janice Hodgart
Janice is the social organiser of Western Athletics, teaming up with Brenda they are usually behind most of the club's social events. When not socialising you will find Janice competing in as many events as she can, often winning the summer points champion award!
Ben Mudie
Ben Mudie
Ben joined Western Athletics in 2013 to pursue running his first marathon. Little did he know what he was in for being introduced to track and cross country competition. However he stuck around and is now the resident IT nerd running the club's website and other technical things!
Claire Hodgart
Claire Hodgart
Claire has competed in athletics for a long time from little athletics through to seniors at Western Athletics. Claire joined the committee in 2019 and has been involved in many projects prior such as establishing the club records, running our instagram and facebook social media, and a member of the social sub committee.
The committee would like you to be involved in the running of the club and making Western Athletics great. For further information contact one of the above committee members. It's never too late to get on board!
Official Positions (1995 - Present)

The following people have carried the official positions of President, Secretary & Treasurer.

Western Athletics Club (1995 - Present)
Executive Committee

Year

President

Secretary

Treasurer

1995/96

Margaret Thompson

Greg Tatt / Jackie Bellis

Rod Crick

1996/97

Margaret Thompson

Greg Tatt / Jackie Bellis

Rod Crick

1997/98

Margaret Thompson

Greg Tatt

Chris Catto

1998/99

Margaret Thompson

Greg Tatt

Chris Catto

1999/00

Margaret Thompson

Belinda Keogh

Chris Catto

2000/01

Peter Walsh

Belinda Keogh

Errol Hart

2001/02

Russell Hampson

Belinda Keogh

Errol Hart

2002/03

Russell Hampson

Belinda Keogh

Peter Williamson

2003/04

Russell Hampson

Stuart Macaulay

Peter Williamson

2004/05

Russell Hampson

Stuart Macaulay

Joe Morkous

2005/06

Russell Hampson

Stuart Macaulay /
Clare Burton

Tony Bradford

2006/07

Wallace Anderson

Stuart Macaulay

Tony Bradford

2007/08

Wallace Anderson

Stuart Macaulay

Mechelle Lane

2008/09

Peter Burke

Stuart Macaulay

Mechelle Lane

2009/10

Stuart Macaulay

Graham Shaw

Mechelle Lane

2010/11

Stuart Macaulay

Graham Shaw

Graham Shaw

2011/12

Stuart Macaulay

Peter Cashin

Graham Shaw

2012/13

Adrian Jeffkins

Peter Cashin

Graham Shaw 

2013/14

Adrian Jeffkins 

Peter Cashin

Graham Shaw

2014/15

Adrian Jeffkins

Peter Cashin

Graham Shaw 

2015/16

Adrian Jeffkins

Peter Cashin

Graham Shaw 

2016/17

Adrian Jeffkins

Peter Cashin

Graham Shaw 

2017/18

Peter Cashin

Kellie Evans

Graham Shaw 

2018/19

Peter Cashin

Kellie Evans

Graham Shaw

2019/20

Peter Cashin

Kellie Evans

Graham Shaw