Our Structure

Portsea SLSC has a long tradition of actively encouraging member involvement across its operations, and remains largely a volunteer-run club. The chart below provides an overview of the club structure:

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Our Team


Committee Members

Matt Mahon

President
I was lucky enough to join Portsea SLSC and get my Bronze Medallion in 1987 at ...

Jess Lamb

Club Captain
I joined the Portsea SLSC Community 5 years ago and I was taken back by the ...

Brett Croft

Vice-President and Nipper Coordinator
I am excited to take on the role of  Deputy President as well as continuing in ...

Rob Mellor

Secretary
My first involvement in the club was through my kids' participation in the ...

Angelo Biviano

Treasurer
Member of PSLC for past 15 years Two adult children completed Nippers and ...

James Nola

IT & Building Director and Usual Suspects Patrol Mentor
I joined the club back in 2011 after doing my Bronze, I became a patrol captain ...

Chris Perrott

Lifesaving Director
I was introduced to PSLSC as a nipper and I have since spent every summer of my ...

Jacqui Hart

Education Director & Patrol Captain - Unkle Tyes
Hi, I’m Jacqui Hart and I am taking on the role of Education Director this ...

Priscilla Brown

Director & Facilities Subcommittee Member
Hi, I am Priscilla Brown, but many of you may remember me as Prill Barrington! ...

Sue Crow

Director
I am delighted to have been appointed to the Portsea SLSC Committee. I am of an ...

Andrew May

Equipment Director, Moe's Tavern Patrol Captain, P2P Water Safety Chief, Water Safety Chief & Bronze Deputy Chief
Hello! I am Andrew May, more universally known as Andy May or the club’s ...


Operational Committee (OC)

Jess Lamb

Club Captain
I joined the Portsea SLSC Community 5 years ago and I was taken back by the ...

Andrew Theodosi

Communications Director
After completing my Bronze in 2011, I was involved in a number of the club’s ...

James Nola

IT & Building Director and Usual Suspects Patrol Mentor
I joined the club back in 2011 after doing my Bronze, I became a patrol captain ...

Chris Perrott

Lifesaving Director
I was introduced to PSLSC as a nipper and I have since spent every summer of my ...

Jacqui Hart

Education Director & Patrol Captain - Unkle Tyes
Hi, I’m Jacqui Hart and I am taking on the role of Education Director this ...

Alexandra Madden

Sustainability Director & Green Room Vice Patrol Captain
6I started my Portsea journey as a nipper, In 2017 I completed my bronze ...

Sas McNamara

M&LD Director & Cruisers Patrol Captain & Lifeguard Development Coordinator
I am very excited to be the Membership and Leadership Development Director this ...

Oscar Hunter

Deputy Competition Director & Cadets Co-Chief
Hi, I’m Oscar and I’ve been a part of the club my whole life. Before I ...

Milly McDonald

Social Director
Hello !! My name is Milly McDonald and I am excited to be the Social Director ...

Andrew Argyrou

First Aid Director
Portsea SLSC has been a big part of my life. I began as an 8 year old in the ...

Andrew May

Equipment Director, Moe's Tavern Patrol Captain, P2P Water Safety Chief, Water Safety Chief & Bronze Deputy Chief
Hello! I am Andrew May, more universally known as Andy May or the club’s ...


Member Protection

Sam Paynter

Member Protection Officer & P2P Event Director

Sue Traynor

Member Protection Officer (MPO)


Education Subcommittee (ESC)

Jacqui Hart

Education Director & Patrol Captain - Unkle Tyes
Hi, I’m Jacqui Hart and I am taking on the role of Education Director this ...

Griffin Mitchell

Deputy Lifesaving Director & Cadets Co-Chief

Will Kift

Advanced Training Officer & Usual Suspects Patrol Captain
Hi, I’m Will Kift and I am stepping into the roles of Captain of the Usual ...

Tom Nelson

Requal Officer & Sustainability Officer & Cruisers Leadership Group Member

Blair Nuske

Training Equipment Officer & Moe’s Tavern Vice Captain
I began my PSLSC journey through the Club's brilliant Nipper program, rising ...

Natarsha Madden

Nipper Co-Chief Instructor

Alex Croft

Nippers Co-Chief Instructor & Masochists Patrol Vice Captain
I first became involved in the surf club as a nipper back in 2012.  Since ...

Oliver Scalzo

Requal Officer

Steph Mahon

SRC Co-Chief Instructor

Jim Unkles

Part-Time Bronze Co-Facilitator & Unkle Tye's Patrol Mentor
Unkle Tyes Patrol Captain 2008-2018 Lifeguard 2009-current Lifesaving ...

Oscar Hunter

Deputy Competition Director & Cadets Co-Chief
Hi, I’m Oscar and I’ve been a part of the club my whole life. Before I ...

Eliza Lamb

SRC Co-Chief & The Green Room Patrol Vice Captain

Claire Tucker-Morrison

Bronze Chief

Andrew May

Equipment Director, Moe's Tavern Patrol Captain, P2P Water Safety Chief, Water Safety Chief & Bronze Deputy Chief
Hello! I am Andrew May, more universally known as Andy May or the club’s ...

Henry Kiss

PT Bronze Co-Facilitator & Usual Suspects Patrol Mentor


Competition Subcommitte

Simon Wilson

IRB Manager & Mighty Ducks Patrol Mentor

Stephen Blewett

Surfboat Manager

Dwight Harrison

Club & P2P Sponsorship Manager, P2P Sponsorship Manager & Masochists Patrol Captain & Masters Manager

Darren Kerr

Deputy Swim Classic Event Director & Equipment (Senior)
I have been actively patrolling for over 30 years and am a member of the mighty ...

Andrew Regan

Competition Director

Oscar Hunter

Deputy Competition Director & Cadets Co-Chief
Hi, I’m Oscar and I’ve been a part of the club my whole life. Before I ...

Ashley Slee

Equipment (Junior) & Vice Patrol Captain Usual Suspects
After completing Bronze in 2016, I was involved as an active club member and a ...

Nat Hood

Administration, Volunteers Coordinator & COVID-19 Officer

Jason Winnet

Competition Sponsorship Manager

Matt Colston

Junior Manager


Nippers Subcommittee

Brett Croft

Vice-President and Nipper Coordinator
I am excited to take on the role of  Deputy President as well as continuing in ...

Kristen Sagar

Nippers Subcommittee Member

Claire Whitbread

Nippers Subcommittee Member

Ben Grodski

Nippers Back Beach

Glennis Winnett

Nippers Subcommittee Member

Anita Zanchetta

Nippers Subcommittee Member

Jodi Lancaster

Nippers Subcommittee Member

Jo Robertson

Nippers Subcommittee Member

James Paynter

Nippers Sponsorship Manager

Sophie Macaw

Nippers Subcommittee Member


Portsea Swim Subcommittee

Craig Evans

Swim Classic Event Director & Deputy P2P Event Director

Darren Kerr

Deputy Swim Classic Event Director & Equipment (Senior)
I have been actively patrolling for over 30 years and am a member of the mighty ...

Christine Walton

Swim Classic Admin and Registration Officer

Richard Fisher

Swim Classic Organisation Manager

Jane Zhou

Portsea Swim Classic Sponsorship Manager

Andrew May

Equipment Director, Moe's Tavern Patrol Captain, P2P Water Safety Chief, Water Safety Chief & Bronze Deputy Chief
Hello! I am Andrew May, more universally known as Andy May or the club’s ...


Pier to Perignon

Sam Paynter

Member Protection Officer & P2P Event Director

Dwight Harrison

Club & P2P Sponsorship Manager, P2P Sponsorship Manager & Masochists Patrol Captain & Masters Manager

Craig Evans

Swim Classic Event Director & Deputy P2P Event Director

Ian Campbell

Historian & P2P Registration & Communication Manager
I Joined Portsea in season 1980-81 via part time Bronze squad with fellow ...

Peter Wilson

P2P Event Coordinator & Admin Manager

Andrew May

Equipment Director, Moe's Tavern Patrol Captain, P2P Water Safety Chief, Water Safety Chief & Bronze Deputy Chief
Hello! I am Andrew May, more universally known as Andy May or the club’s ...


Communications Subcommittee

Andrew Theodosi

Communications Director
After completing my Bronze in 2011, I was involved in a number of the club’s ...

Josh Nilsen

Deputy Communications Director

Ian Campbell

Historian & P2P Registration & Communication Manager
I Joined Portsea in season 1980-81 via part time Bronze squad with fellow ...

Flynn Chable

Social Media Officer & Sustainability Officer & Cruisers Leadership Group Member
G'day, I'm Flynn and I've been a part of the club for as long as I can rememb...

Georgia Bunker

Marketing & Communications Officer

Bridget Pardy

Editor

Paris Castledine

Photography & Videography Officer

Michelle Stamper

Strategy Advisor


Merchandise Subcommittee

Melissa Lamb

Ordering and Product Development Manager
I joined PSLSC a short 6 years ago via the involvement of my youngest daughter ...

James Nola

IT & Building Director and Usual Suspects Patrol Mentor
I joined the club back in 2011 after doing my Bronze, I became a patrol captain ...

Sharon Landy

Customer Service Manager
Our family joined the lifesaving club in 2011 and both my daughters participa...

Sophie Croft

Branding and Product Development Manager
I joined Portsea some 8 years ago as our eldest daughter Alexandra started ...


Facilities Subcommittee

Martin Tissot

Facilities Subcommittee Chair

James Nola

IT & Building Director and Usual Suspects Patrol Mentor
I joined the club back in 2011 after doing my Bronze, I became a patrol captain ...

Wayne Stoll

General Manager

Priscilla Brown

Director & Facilities Subcommittee Member
Hi, I am Priscilla Brown, but many of you may remember me as Prill Barrington! ...

Cameron Hunter

Facilities Subcommittee Member

Julian Byrne

Facilities Subcommittee Member


Sustainability Subcommittee

Alexandra Madden

Sustainability Director & Green Room Vice Patrol Captain
6I started my Portsea journey as a nipper, In 2017 I completed my bronze ...

Flynn Chable

Social Media Officer & Sustainability Officer & Cruisers Leadership Group Member
G'day, I'm Flynn and I've been a part of the club for as long as I can rememb...

James Tissot

Sustainability Officer
Having previously Lifeguarded for seven years across the districts of the ...

Tom Nelson

Requal Officer & Sustainability Officer & Cruisers Leadership Group Member

Amy Quinlan

Sustainability Officer
Hi, I’m Amy and I’ve been at Portsea SLSC since I was at nipper. I comple...


Sponsorship Subcommittee

Dwight Harrison

Club & P2P Sponsorship Manager, P2P Sponsorship Manager & Masochists Patrol Captain & Masters Manager

Jane Zhou

Portsea Swim Classic Sponsorship Manager

Jason Winnet

Competition Sponsorship Manager

James Paynter

Nippers Sponsorship Manager


Lifesaving Subcommittee

Chris Perrott

Lifesaving Director
I was introduced to PSLSC as a nipper and I have since spent every summer of my ...

Griffin Mitchell

Deputy Lifesaving Director & Cadets Co-Chief

Sas McNamara

M&LD Director & Cruisers Patrol Captain & Lifeguard Development Coordinator
I am very excited to be the Membership and Leadership Development Director this ...

Nik Rathmayr

Patrol Captain & Lifeguard Development Coordinator
Captain of the Mighty ducks patrol for my third season. My journey started on ...

Steph Hunter

Lifesaving Development Coordinator

Sophie Courtney

Lifesaving Development Coordinator


Club Management

Wayne Stoll

General Manager

Joe Kranjanaroy

Head Chef

Michelle Muter

Club Administrator
I am very excited to be joining the team at Portsea Surf Lifesaving Club.  ...

Emmaline Paterson

I became involved with the administration of Portsea in 2012. I admire the ...

Patrick Leprevost

Restaurant Manager
I moved to Australia 30 years ago from Normandy, France. I have worked in ...