Stephen Godfrey

Board of Directors 

Geoff Wieszorski (Chairperson), Michael Stolp (Director of Finance), Don Marsh, Graeme Rollins, Gabe Gossage, Lyndall Johnson.

The Board of Directors are responsible for the leadership and strategic direction of Surf Life Saving in Tasmania. 

Surf Life Saving Tasmania Staff

Chief Executive Officer

Responsible for the overall management of the strategic direction of SLST. Financial stewardship, administrative effectiveness and development of commercial opportunities.  Building and maintaining strong working relationships with surf lifesaving clubs/units, State and Local Government, SLSA, interstate SLS branches and other complimentary organisations.  Advising the Board of Directors on strategic and operational planning matters.

Tony van den Enden

03 6231 1185

0417 338 706


Lifesaving & Services Manager

(Commercial Courses, Lifesaving Operations)

Responsible for the standards, policies and operations of surf lifesaving services, management of relationships between surf life saving clubs, marine rescue units, emergency services and complimentary organisations and the development of commercial opportunities.

Boyd Griggs

03 6231 1282

0437 099 973


Executive Support Officer

(Finance, Insurance, Administration, Club Governance)

Responsible for financial stewardship, CEO/Executive and governance support, customer relationship management, systems administration and IT/Staff training coordination.

Karyn Blakey

0417 333 504


Education, Development & Surf Sports Manager

(Surf Sports, Development, Lifesaving & Community Education)

Responsible for the facilitation and delivery of programs for volunteers and members of the community through programs relating to education, development and surf sports.

Leanne Johannesen

03 6231 1262

0447 287 847


Administration & Logistics Officer - Lifesaving and Services

(Responsible for administrative and logistical support for Commercial Services and Lifesaving Operations)

 Jacqui Hughes

03 6231 1212