About Us

Meet the team driving Rugby in Victoria.

Chris Evans

General Manger

Shelley Nowlan

Commercial Coordinator 

Rugby Services

Will Nicholson

Rugby Services Manager

Dean Gibbons

Competitions Administrator 


Nic Henderson

Elite Pathways Manager

Brendan Whelan

Head of Athletic Performance - Academy

Pom Simona

Youth Pathways Manager


Samantha Homewood

Game Development Manager

Charlie Bird

Development Officer

Chris Duffy

Development Officer

Erica Fowler

Program Coordinator - Touch 7s for Girls

Ray Murray

Participation Officer

Greg Fergus

Development Officer

Tangata Tupou

Development Officer

Marketing & Communications

Jack Pearce

Marketing and Communications Manager

Coach Education

Justin Carroll

Manager, Coach Development and Education 

Match Officials

Shane Barr

Match Officials Manager