Ambassadors

Active Geelong’s ambassadors are representatives from across the Geelong community who are living an Active Geelong lifestyle. They are people from different walks of life who are demonstrating how to be active in all shapes and forms. They understand the importance of moving their bodies to stay healthy and well.

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Chris Warrior

Community Relations Advisor, OZ Minerals

Chris works with OZ Minerals in community relations, stakeholder engagement with local traditional owners, landowners and regional communities.
Kathy is a GP working in holistic health. She encourages patients to take responsibility for their health and in this way work on lifestyle including diet, work/leisure balance, and achievable increases in exercise.
Erin Hoare

Athlete/postdoctoral researcher, Geelong Football Club/Deakin University

Erin is a female footballer. She plays with Geelong Football Club after switching codes from elite netball in 2017.
Justin Giddings

Chief Executive Officer, Avalon Airport

Avalon Airport became Victoria’s second international airport with AirAsia commencing double daily flights to Kuala Lumpur from December 2018.
Jess Gulli-Nance

Financial Adviser, dfp Advisory Partners & Athlete

Jess studied a Bachelor of Commerce at Deakin University in Geelong followed by a Certified Financial Planning course and is a Financial Adviser.
Brian Cook

Chief Executive Officer, Geelong Cats

Brian loves his work as Chief Executive and Director of Geelong Football Club and Chair of Barwon Health.
Jakara is a full-time athlete in the sport of Freestyle Mogul Skiing. She also studies part-time at Deakin University.
Richard Colman AM

World and Paralympic Champion

Richard is a world champion and Paralympic athlete. He also plays wheelchair basketball in the local Geelong league and enjoys regular swimming as part of his cross training.