WPA Board

BOARD MEMBERS

President
Mr Lester Cameron
Vice President
Mr Jakes Jacobs
Finance Officer
Mr Malcom Salida
Additional Member
Mr Allen Barnes
Additional Member
Mr Michael Schouw
Chairperson of Cross Country
Mr Andrew James
Chairperson of Road Running
Mr Francois Gouws
Chairperson of Track and Field
Ms Mariana Meyer
Chairperson of Technical Officials
Mr Gavin Burgess
Chairperson of Race Walking
Mr Pieter Vorster
Chairperson of Coaches
Mr Waleed Donough
General Manager
Ms Sue Forge

Roles and Responsibilities of the WPA Board

The WPA Board represents the interests of Western Province Athletics and is entrusted to ensure Western Province Athletics is soundly managed. In collaboration with, and subject to its General Council, it determines the strategy of WPA, approves long and short term plans and budgets, and monitors activity and financial outcomes. It also oversees the controls over financial and legal probity, health and safety, and the proper treatment of employees.

The WPA Board strives to uphold the following values in administering athletics within the Western Province namely; Leadership, Respect, Integrity, Inclusion, Fairness, Excellence, Accountability, Transparency and Commitment.

The WPA Board remains conscious of their responsibility to lead the sport from grassroots through to elite level. The WPA Board is elected for a two year term.

Please refer to Clause 14 of the WPA Constitution for more info.