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

Jeanette Manson

Mike Whaanga

Philip Seeman

Paula Ash

Shane Binnie

Yogesh Anand