New VenuesWest Board Members Takes Effect From July 2017

New VenuesWest Board Members Takes Effect From July 2017

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation Mick Murray

VenuesWest Welcomes New Board Members

Victor P Taffa

  • VenuesWest owns 13 venues on behalf of the State Government, including Perth Arena, nib Stadium and Perth Stadium

A national judo champion, a former Netball WA chief executive and the previous head of Southern Cross Austereo WA have been appointed as new members of the VenuesWest board.

“I extend a warm welcome on behalf of the State to the new appointments.” Minister for Sport and Recreation Mick Murray said.

“VenuesWest facilities host some of the State’s biggest sporting and entertainment events, as well as important community and grassroots sport and recreation activities.”

Donna Oxenham, Scott Henderson and Linda Wayman’s appointments took effect in July 2017.

 

Sport and Recreation Minister Mick Murray today welcomed the new appointments and thanked outgoing board members for their dedication and commitment to overseeing the organisation.

Donna Oxenham

Ms. Oxenham has won 35 State and 2 national judo titles. She has involvement in indigenous youth programs with an emphasis on healthy lifestyles and education.

Scott Henderson

Former Netball WA chief executive Mr. Henderson is employed in the tertiary education sector and brings widespread sport and business management experience.

Linda Wayman

Ms. Wayman is the former general manager of Southern Cross Austereo and has extensive experience in major sporting events, marketing and tourism.

Mr. Murray thanked departing board members Dean Farmer, Stephanie McManus and Alex McKenzie on behalf of the State Government and the community.

“I thank the outgoing board members for their valuable contribution to VenuesWest during their terms of service.” Mr. Murray said.

VenuesWest owns 13 venues on behalf of the State Government, including Perth Arena, nib Stadium, Perth Stadium, HBF Stadium, HBF Arena and Perth Motorplex.