About Us

Swimming Nelson Marlborough is a regional association affiliated with Swimming New Zealand.  
We've been going since 1911. Our six-member Board focuses on governance and strategic issues, while the Management Committee deals with operational issues. The two have overlapping membership.

Contact us at PO Box 165, Nelson, at Secretary or at the email addresses below.

Board Members

Below are our Board members, Management Committee members and their portfolios.

Name Email @snm.org.nz Term ends at AGM in
Hamish Neill, Acting Chair chairman 2019
Sarah Woodhouse 2020
Jim Sinner registrar 2019
Susie Foster treasurer 2021
Lees Seymour 2020
Lisa Dunn 2019 (appointed to fill casual vacancy)

Management Committee

Name  Portfolio Club_Liaison
Jim Sinner, Chair Registrar, Website/Publicity  GBay& Murchison
Hamish Neill Makos Cmte, SNZ liaison Motueka
Susie Foster Treasurer 
Sarah Woodhouse Events, Strategic Plan
Steve Fox  Equipment, Technical Committee
Lorraine McMath Makos Cmte Blenheim
Melinda Baigent
Steve Malthus Waimea
Mandy Thomas Medals & Trophies, Events  Tasman
Mark Lile Publicity, Coach liaison, School liaison
Lees Seymour Strategic Plan
Dave Hall Events, Technical Committee
Nelson South
Karla Thurlow

Life Members:
Jos Pattison- liaison for Kaikoura
Margaret Young
John Doran
Ross Bragg
Marlene Ingram
Stephen Fryer
Lindie Nelson
Jim Sinner
Eric Peterson
Hamish Neill