Board Member (since April 2019)
Board Member (since July 2019)
Board Member (since April 2021)
Board Member (re-appointed since June 2021) & Member of the Performance Committee
Chief Executive Officer
Stakeholder Engagement & Partnerships
Clint’s experience extends to working with the Alcohol & Drug Foundation and AFL Tasmania, where he developed strong relationships with local governments and community groups. In his most recent role as the National Manager for the Good Sports program, Australia’s largest running health initiative, Clint was responsible for ensuring the delivery of high-quality resources to over 11,000 clubs nationwide. His role involved managing the program’s budget, refining its framework, and aligning the program with procedures and funding requirements.
In addition to his managerial and strategic skills, Clint has extensive coaching and leadership experience with prominent football clubs such as the Hawthorn Football Club, Box Hill Hawks, and Carlton Football Club. He excelled in designing and implementing practice scenarios, collaborating with senior coaches, and achieving shared objectives. Clint’s involvement with the ‘Check-Me’ mental health app allowed him to monitor player well-being and take appropriate action.
Community Engagement Manager
Participation and Inclusion Development
Media and Communications
Varshana, besides holding a Master in Business degree in Sports Management, is a very experienced sports development officer & administrator. She has worked for Sport North East and has been president of the Deakin University Badminton Association. She comes with a wealth of knowledge and expertise in supporting sports development programs, and managing all forms of communications and social media platforms. Varshana also has a very strong background and understanding of the challenges and opportunities for badminton in regional Victoria where she has been based for the last few years.
Badminton is Varshana’s sport of choice which she has played since she was a child and still plays now. She is very passionate about Badminton and wants to see it grow not just in Victoria or Australia, but throughout the world. Varshana believes that the impact playing badminton has on the lives of people both physically and mentally is worth all the effort it takes to master it.
Member Services Manager
Tournaments and Events
Nick comes to Badminton Victoria with 25+ years of customer service experience in the airline industry and has played a key role in the growth of the Melbourne Smashers Badminton Club.
Nick’s focus is customer-oriented. He is passionate about delivering customer service and supporting our members with a range of new initiatives.
Badminton Victoria Head Coach
Accounts Manager (part-time)
Junior State Squad Head Coach
Junior (U13/U15) & Para State Performance Squad Coach