Swimming WA Senior Management
Chief Executive Officer - Darren Beazley
Darren comes to Swimming WA with significant executive experience working in the competitive world of sports administration and the commercial sector. Darren has a formidable reputation in Australia having worked for the Australian Football League, the WA Cricket Association and as chief operating officer for the 2011 ISAF Sailing World Championships in Perth, which served as a qualifying event for the 2012 London Olympics. He also led the highly successful expansion of the Fremantle Dockers brand into South Africa for three years, increasing participation numbers and securing significant corporate support. Darren holds four degrees and is an Associate Fellow of the Australian Marketing Institute. He was raised in country Western Australia and was a member of Newman Swimming Club when he was a young boy and has never lost his passion for aquatic sports.
Chief Operating Officer - Geoffrey Reid
Geoff is responsible for key areas at the Association including Membership, West Swim, SWA financial management and reporting and operations.
Performance & Development Manager - Carolyn Morrison
Carolyn is responsible for the structures and linkages of the entire swimming pathway from Learn to Swim to Senior Swimming. Her position oversees all competitive Meets in the pool. Carolyn and her team work closely with Clubs, Volunteers and Regions to deliver strategic initiatives that will result in the growth of our participation including Coaches and Technical Officials.
Commercial Operations Manager - Tess Fisher
Tess is employed to increase the profile of swimming in Western Australia and ensure all communication channels are utilised to the highest standards. She also works with our Clubs to assist them in raising the profile of their activities in the local area, and oversees SWA commercial programmes.
Events Manager - Natalie Woolfitt
Natalie will be focused on delivering the Open Water Swimming Series, as well as working on other key events on the Swimming WA calendar such as the annual Swimmer of the Year awards and SunSmart State Open & Age Long Course Swimming State Championships.