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Staff Listing

Senior Leadership Team

Justin Rodski - Chief Executive Officer

Danielle Smith - CEO Sunshine Coast Lightning

Frank Ponissi - General Manager - Football

Ashley Tucker - Chief Operating Officer

Michael Christo - General Manager – Corporate Affairs, Government Relations & Community

Tayah Bot - General Manager – Marketing, Digital & Data

Daniel Cullinan - General Manager – Commercial, Partnerships & Corporate Sales

Justin Dixon - General Manager – Consumer Business

Michelle Young - General Manager - People & Culture

Ryan Hoffman - Football Operations Manager

Rhiarne Budge - Executive Assistant

Finance & Administration

Steve Pisano - General Manager - Finance

Ross Patison - General Manager - Operations

Penny Swanson - Finance Manager

Daniel Galea - Senior Accountant

Danielle Bowditch - Accounts Officer

Scott Ogilvie - Legal Counsel 

People & Culture

Nicole Cameron - People and Culture Coordinator

Strategy & Corporate Affairs

Paul Munnings - PR & Communications Manager

Sponsorship & Corporate

Andrew McGuiness - Head of Corporate Sales

Hollie Stone - Head of Partnerships

Lisa White - Partnerships Manager

Megan O’Hurley - Partnerships Manager

Matti Grant - Corporate Sales Executive

Marketing & Digital

Michaela Berry - Head of Marketing

Frankie Holzer - Design & Brand Manager

Jenna Mobberley - Graphic Designer

Jonathan Demos - Head of Digital & Content

Coby Schifcofske - Multimedia & Video Coordinator

Bray Taylor - Multimedia & Video Coordinator

Kasey Harward - Digital Communications Coordinator

Lucy Evans - Retail & Merchandise Manager

Jess Tavrou - Data & Insights Manager

Consumer Business

Virginia Cairns - Membership Operations Manager

Steph Rogerson - Membership Operations Executive

Emma Loraine - Membership Sales Manager

Dipesh Divecha - Membership Coordinator

Charters Harding - Members Sales Executive

Ethan Coombes - Membership Sales Representative

Jessica Stow - Membership Sales Representative

Aaron Rizzatti - Consumer Engagement Manager

Sarah Cross - Game Day & Events Coordinator

Football Department


Craig Bellamy - Head Coach

Stephen Kearney - NRL Assistant Coach

Marc Brentnall - NRL Assistant Coach

Aaron Bellamy - Development Coach

Ryan Hinchcliffe - Development Coach

Matt Duffie - Pathways Coach

Jonce Dimovski - Video Analyst

John Donehue - Defensive Consultant

Billy Slater - Specialist Consultant


Lachlan Penfold - Head of Performance

Daniel Di Pasqua - Performance Coach - Strength

Adam Basil - Speed & Athletic Performance Coach

Rob Delves - Statistical Analyst

Meirion Jones - Head Physiotherapist

Chris Tandy - Assistant Physiotherapist

Recruitment & Pathways

Paul Bunn - Recruitment Manager

Tim Glasby - Recruitment Officer & Pathways Manager

Geordie Bunn - Recruitment Video Analyst & Talent Identification

Operations & Administration

Regan Gardiner - Training & Logistics Manager

Houston Wade - Football Operations Coordinator


Brian Phelan - Player Welfare Manager

Peter Robinson - Player Wellbeing Coordinator

Sef Rasolosolo - Wellbeing Officer


Dr. Jason Chan - Chief Medical Officer

Acknowledgement of Country

Melbourne Storm respect and honour the Traditional Custodians of the land and pay our respects to their Elders past, present and future. We acknowledge the stories, traditions and living cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples on the lands we meet, gather and play on.