Board Of Directors


John O'Neill

  • Managing Director - Komosion
  • Former CEO - Tourism NSW
  • Chairman of the Advisory Board at Luxury Travel Magazine
  • Non-executive Director at Adopt Change

Deputy Chairman

Harry Hodge

  • Director: SurfAid International
  • Founder and Chairman: Emeritus, Quiksilver Europe

Executive Director

Mark Windon OAM

  • Former Surfing NSW CEO
  • Founder of Southend Boardriders at Maroubra
  • Advisory board NSW Water Safety Council

Board Members

David Gyngell

  • Managing Director Gyngell Media
  • Former CEO of the Nine Network Australia
  • Former Surfing NSW Chairman

Professor Paul Chandler

  • Former Australian Research Council Fellow - University of NSW
  • Former Dean of Education - University of Wollongong UOW
  • Pro Vice-Chancellor (Inclusion and Outreach) - UOW

Fran Young

  • Global Marketing Communication Manager - Cochloar Limited
  • Former Surfing NSW Sponsorship Coordinator 

Sally Fitzgibbons

  • World Championship Tour surfer
  • Media personality

Jen Dalitz

  • Interim Board Member
  • CPA, The Change Coach 


Mike Baird

  • Former NSW Treasurer
  • Former NSW Premier