Inclusivity, Respect, Pride, Commitment & Integrity

The Team

Leading, Partnering and Supporting Volleyball For Australia‚Äč

Meet Our People

Our team at Volleyball Australia are committed to a common goal of leading, partnering and supporting the growth in participation, performance and profile of Volleyball in Australia.

Get to know our team and find out what opportunities are available for you to join us below.

The Executive

Andrew Dee

Chief Executive Officer

Clare Phillips

Chief Finance Officer

Phil Muller

National Community Engagement Director

Craig Marshall

National Performance Director

Who are we

Corporate & Finance

Carmen Peak

Finance Officer

Lolita D'Souza

Finance Officer

Teresa Lloyd

IT & Administration Officer



National Participation Manager


National Participation Coordinator

Nam Pham

National Education Manager

Alicia Espinosa

National Education Coordinator

Verity Hanka

Senior Events Manager

Lindsay Chugg

Events Coordinator

Trent Clarke

Senior Events Manager

Jarred Osborne

Events Manager

Performance Administration

Paul Smith

National Pathways Manager

Vasanta Iyer

High Performance Operations Manager

Myles Roantree

High Performance Program Coordinator

Jason Tutt

Athlete Wellbeing Manager


Beach Men

Michael Suter

Senior Coach - Men's Beach Volleyball

Andrew Schacht

National Development Coach - Men's Beach Volleyball

Daniel Buberis

Physical Preparation - Men's Beach Volleyball

Simon Naismith

Beach Coach / Performance Analysis

Beach Women

Brad Tutton

Senior Coach - Women's Beach Volleyball

Lewis Lett

Assistant Coach - Women's Beach Volleyball

Margo Wiltens

National Development Coach - Women's Beach Volleyball

Indoor Men

Dave Preston

Head Coach - Volleyroo's Men

Paul Carroll

Assistant Coach - Volleyroo's Men

Liam Sketcher

Assistant Coach - Volleyroo's Men

Indoor Women

Russell Borgeaud

Head Coach - Volleyroo's Women


Assistant Coach - Volleyroo's Women


Assistant Coach - Volleyroo's Women

Australian Volleyball Academy

Russell Borgeaud

Women's Coach

Andrew Heffernan

Strength & Conditioning Coach

Brendan Garlick

Men's Coach

Marcus Tolley

Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach

David Beard

Senior AVA Coach

Sophie Stanwell


Emerging Talent

Josh Slack

QAS Head Coach


SASI Emerging Elite Beach Coach

Chris Todd

QAS Assistant Coach


NSWIS Emerging Elite Beach Coach

Dean Bielanowski

QAS Pathway Coach

Brianna Mears

QAS Emerging Talent Coach

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