Announcement of New Athletics Victoria Committee Members

Athletics Victoria welcomed two new Committee members at the club’s annual general meeting on Wednesday, Kim Mulhall and Michael Carney.

Mulhall is the Head of Athletics and Cross Country at Caulfield Grammar School and is a member of Sandringham Athletics Club. Kim has previously been a coach at Wesley College and has been the Target Talent Program Throws Coach for Athletics Victoria since 2016.

Carney is the current President of Coburg Harriers Inc. and brings over 15 years’ experience in senior management administration across a number of sectors. Previously General Manager of the College of Science, Health and Engineering at La Trobe University, Michael was also the Marketing Partnerships Executive at Tennis Australia.

Kelly Ryan was directly appointed to the Committee in July and brings significant sports brand marketing experience from her work with AFL teams Gold Coast Suns and Western Bulldogs. She is currently General Manager Operations and Customer Experience at Marvel Stadium.

Following the 2020 AV AGM the Committee elected the executive:

The Committee for 2020-2021


Allison Robinson – Mentone

Vice Presidents

Clare Burton – WES

Rob Wendel – Diamond Valley


Grant Mackenzie – Box Hill


Jamie Strudley – Yarra Ranges

Ian Rickard – Brunswick

Kelly Ryan – Yarra

Kim Mulhall – Sandringham

Michael Carney – Coburg