Board Members

Magdalena Wheatland

Chairperson
Magdalena has lived in Torquay since 2012. Her professional career includes program and project management manager and .....

Corinne Nigro

Vice Chair
Corinne has lived and worked in Torquay since 2009. Corinne's background is in the airline industry before....

Meredith Bain

Secretary
Of all the places she could live, Meredith chose Torquay and moved here with her husband in 2015.....

Shane Downing

Treasurer
Shane Downing is married with two teenage girls and relocated to Torquay in November 2016.......

David Cheatley

Board Member
David Cheatley is a retired Westpac (Bank of New South Wales) State Manager having completed 35 years’ service....

Gretchen Gibson

Board Member
Gretchen Gibson is the Business Support Officer at the Surf Coast Shire working with grant governance within....

Rose Hodge

Board Member

Rose Hodge is a Councillor with the Surf Coast Shire and a former Mayor....

Fiona McCord

Board Member
Fiona has been a resident of Torquay since 2012.  Fiona is a lawyer, having worked for large national firms...

Honorary Board Members

Dean Webster

Honorary Board Member
Dean has a background in agriculture and has worked in Western Victoria, remote outback Australia and ....

Brian Singer

Honorary Board Member
Brian Singer is best known locally as one of the two founder-owners of international surfing company Rip Curl.....

Michael Brugman

Honorary Board Member
Michael has been participating in community groups for almost 30 years, particularly community legal centres.....

Laura Connor

Honorary Board Member
Laura Connor is the Co-Ordinator of the Spring Creek Community House in Torquay....

Past Members

Robert Harris

Board Member
Robert has lived in Torquay for over nine years, having first visited the town in the early 1980’s....

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