Meet The Tennis Central Staff & Board

Tim Shannahan, Chief Executive Officer 021 126 3322

Florent Perret, Events & Operations Manager 04 280 9370

An important part of my role is dedicated to Junior/Senior Competitions. That includes tournaments, ITF Wellington 18U, Rep matches, Junior/Senior Interclub and building up the season calendar for the Central region. I also look after the Renouf Tennis Centre and try with the rest of the team to ensure that the facility is well maintained and is a warm and welcoming place for the tennis community. I also get involved with other bits and pieces such as team selections, I.T, Configure rankings etc… I have recently been awarded Tennis Central Official Entertainer by the rest of the staff.

Mel Jansen, Participation Manager 027 2828072

I support clubs, associations, coaches and volunteers, those at the very heart of our game, to grow participation. Key projects I am involved in include Wellington Open NZ Championships, Central Awards and the national Love Tennis campaign.

Ian Miller, Honorary Chief Financial Officer 04 385 9709

As CFO, I look after the financial side and keep the books. I also volunteer in other areas where ever I can be useful.

Sandra Calder, Administration Officer 04 385 9709

I work in the upstairs Admin Office, mainly with Ian . My responsibilities include Business House and other senior competitions, Renouf court bookings and revenue, accounts and reconciliations, customer enquiries, admin and generally pitching in where needed.  I am proud to be part of our hard-working, dedicated team.

Mark Parsonage, Junior Interclub Administrator 04 280 9370

I look after the junior inter-club competition.  Looking forward to a fun and exciting season as part of the Tennis Central team!

Tennis Central Board Members

Linda Bain, Chairperson

Chris Hall, Deputy Chairperson

Jeanette Manson

Mike Whaanga

Philip Seeman

Paula Ash

Shane Binnie

Yogesh Anand