Staff

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Ariane de Rooy  Executive Director

Ariane is a business growth professional who has previously held roles at Sport Australia, Sport England, the Queensland Rugby Union and Brisbane Roar Football Club working across strategy, growth, finance, governance, integrity, risk and people and culture. Ariane is a CPA, Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is responsible for day to day leadership and management of Skate Australia. Ariane has lived in the UK, South East Asia, NSW, the ACT and currently resides with her husband in Brisbane.

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Debbie Savage  Skateboarding High Performance Manager

Debbie has worked in single and multi sport high performance environments for over 20 years, across Olympic / World Championship campaigns, leading and managing high performance coaches, athletes and support staff. She has a deep connection to lifestyle, action and extreme sports - including surfing, BMX track and freestyle, artistic, speed and functional movement pattern sports.  Debbie holds a Bachelor of Sports Science and is based on the Gold Coast.

 

Lee Brown  Member Services and Accounts Co-ordinator

Lee manages member registration and services, insurance queries, event sanctions and account payments.