Our Committee

The ADBA Committee are a collective of volunteers who are passionate about dragon boating in Auckland.  Who, on top of their day jobs and sports committment, make time to run the day to day operations and striving to achieve more together.

Every year we hold our AGM in August where any vacancies are elected from our membership.  To the right is the current committee and below is the results of our annual AGM


2021 Election Results 

Committee: Bill Lomas (Chair), Amber Hall (Secretary), Marion Hammond (Treasurer), Holly Cleays (Events Manager), Alisha Zanetich (Sports Development/Marketing), Pip Winchester (Equipment ), Chris Stone (Strategy), Robin Donnel (Training Manager), Amie Heywood (School Liaison), Lynn Mac (Administration), Ricky Greaves (Equipment / Technical)

Fees: No fee changes. 

Please see minutes for all other changes and communication. 


2020 Election Results 

Secretary:  Amber Hall

Committee: Bill Lomas (Chair), Marion Hammond (Treasurer), Holly Cleays (Events Manager), Alisha Zanetich (Sports Development Manager), Pip Winchester (Equipment Manager), Chris Stone (Strategy), Oli Garside (RSO Sweep Coordinator), Sooupu Perese, Annabelle Waetford, Robin Donnel (Training Manager), Annemarie Stevens, Amie Heywood (School Liaison), Ricky Greaves.

Fees: No fee changes. 

Please see minutes for all other changes and communication. 


2019 Election Results 

Treasurer:  Marion Hammond

Committee: Marianne Wullings (Secretary), Bill Lomas (Chair), Deb Stevenson (Events), Alisha Zanetich (Sports Development Manager), Pip Winchester (Equipment Manager), Chris Stone (Strategy), Oli Garside (RSO Sweep Coordinator), Sooupu Perese, Andrew Watsom (Safety Officer), Annabelle Waetford, Robin Donnel (Training Manager), Annemarie Stevens, Holly Claeys (Event Manager), Amie Heywood (School Liaison), Ricky Greaves.

Fees: Membership fee increase from $25 to $30 per member.  No changes to the Team fee. 


2018 Election Results 

Chair: Bill Lomas

Treasurer:  Teresa Cropp

Committee: Marianne Wullings (Secretary), Sue Jenness (Strategic Partnerships), Deb Stevenson (Events Manager), Alisha Zanetich (Training Manager & Sport Development), Pip Winchester (Equipment Manager), Chris Stone, Marion Hammond, Oli Garside (Sweep Coordinator), Sooupu Perese, Catherine Horgan (Youth Rep)

Fees: No changes to the ADBA Membership or Team fee 


2017 Election Results 

Secretary:  Marianne Wullings

Treasurer:  Marion Hammond

Committee:  Chris Stone (Chairman), Sue Jenness (Strategic Partnerships), Deb Stevenson (Events Manager), Alisha Zanetich (Training Manager & Sport Development), Pip Winchester (Equipment Manager), Bill Lomas (2IC, Safety Officer)

Fees: No changes to the ADBA Membership or Team fee 


2016 Election Results 

Chair: Chris Stone

Committee:  Heather Bisset (Secretary), Marion Hammond (Treasurer), Sue Jenness (Strategic Partnerships), Deb Stevenson (Events Manager), Alisha Zanetich (Training Manager & Safety Officer), Jo Bowley (Training Coordinator), Oli Garside (Social Media), Pip Winchester (Equipment Manager), Jo Hutchinson and Mike Banks (Events Coordinators), Sooupu Perese (Head Coach), Bill Lomas (Recruitment Officer), Imogen Stone and Lillian Perese (Youth Reps)

Fees: No changes to the ADBA Membership or Team fee 


2015 Election Results 

Secretary:  Heather Bisset

Treasurer:  Marion Hammond

Committee:  Chris Stone (Chairman), Natalie Fowlie,  Sooupu Perese,  Sue Jenness, Deb Stevenson, Alisha Zanetich, Amie Limbrick, Clayton Downes, Oli Garside, Pip Winchester, Jo Bowley, Jo Hutchinson

Fees: No changes to the ADBA Membership or Team fee 


2014 Election Results 

Chair: Chris Stone

Committee:  Heather Bisset (Secretary), Marion Hammond (Treasurer), Natalie Fowlie,  Sooupu Perese,  Sue Jenness, Deb Stevenson, Lyn Simons, Alisha Zanetich, Evan Donnelly, Lynda Newton, Rob Pitney, Caroline Crann, Amie Limbrick, Hansa Malpathak, Louise Hackshaw.

Fees: ADBA Membership fee is $25, Paddler's fee change from $79 to Team fee of $1950


2013 Election Results 

​​​​​​​Secretary:  Heather Bisset

Treasurer:  Marion Hammond

Committee:  Chris Stone (Chairman), Natalie Fowlie,  Sooupu Perese,  Sue Jenness, Deb Stevenson, Lyn Simons, Alisha Zanetich, Evan Donnelly, Lynda Newton, Rob Pitney, Caroline Crann, Amie Limbrick, Hansa Malpathak, Louise Hackshaw.

Fees: ADBA Membership fee is $20, Paddler's fee is $79.