Our People

It’s our people that make us special and we think it’s a pretty friendly and fun place to be, as success can only be achieved when people come together and collaborate. It’s about being encouraged to be the best they can be and to make their work really matter.

Here’s how a few of the senior team got to where they are and why they love doing what they do.

Luke Simmons
CEO
Ty Younger
General Manager / The Alcott
Tony Williams
General Manager / The Greens
Glenn Ward
General Manager / Norths Cammeray
Stuart Burrows
General Manager / Seagulls
Cathy Forbes
People & Culture manager / Seagulls
Carly Busseler
Group Risk Officer / Group Health & Fitness Manager
Rob Wong
Group Gaming Manager
Robert Lopez
Brand & Digital Innovation Manager
Sandeep Singh
Group Financial Controller
Name Qualifications Experience
MARK HOLMAN
Chartered Accountant
  • President of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since December 2010
  • Vice-President of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd from May 2008 to December 2010
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since May 2006
  • Director of Carlson Hotels Asia Pacific Holdings Pty Ltd, which operates the Radisson chain of hotels throughout Australia
  • Member of the Audit Committee
  • Member of the Risk Committee
  • Member of the Seagulls Master Plan Committee
TERRY KEEN
Workplace Trainer & Assesor
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since May 2006 
  • SRLFC Administrator from 1999-2002
  • SRLFC CEO 2003, 2010-2013
  • SRLFC Director 2005-2009
  • Member Seagulls Intra Clubs Committee
  • Member Seagulls Disciplinary Committee
  • Member of the Seagulls Master Plan Committee
TONY SALIER
Lawyer
  • Vice-President of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since December 2010 
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since May 2000
  • Director of private companies, and trustee of charitable foundations and estates
  • Chair of the Audit Committee
  • Chair of the Risk Committee
  • Life member of North Sydney District Rugby League Football Club
WAYNE BENNETT
Electronics & Communications AQF / Single Engine Jet Pilot
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since January 2016
  • Secretary of North Sydney Leagues Social Golf Club in excess of 15 years
  • Telstra technical officer
  • Naval fleet air arm pilot course 81/82
  • Network engineer Computer Sciences Australia
  • Owner/manager of a data communications company 1984 to present
  • Member of the Seagulls Master Plan Committee
JUSTIN OWEN
Lawyer
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since May 2019
  • Director of the North Sydney District Rugby League Football Club since January 2016
  • Company Secretary of the North Sydney District Rugby League Football Club since July 2016
  • Senior Member, Administrative Appeals Tribunal, Commonwealth of Australia since 2017
  • Held senior roles in banking and at the Australian Securities and Investments Commission
  • Former General Manager, Australian Hotels Association (NSW)  
  • Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of Australia
  • Solicitor of the Supreme Courts of NSW and Victoria
  • Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • BA LLB (Hons)
  • Graduate of AICD
BOB ANTHONY
Newspaper Editor & Columnist
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since March 2019
  • Experience in the hospitality industry before commencing a career in media 35 years ago
  • Former editor of both the Tweed Daily News and The Gold Coast Sun newspapers
  • Magazine producer and columnist
  • Member of the Seagulls Master Plan Committee
DIANE MACLEAN
Retired Solicitor General Counsel
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since March 2020
  • Retired General Counsel for various Telstra business units
  • Solicitor of the High Court of Australia and of the Supreme Court of NSW 1976 to 2014
  • Director Intech Credit Union Limited 1995 to 2013
  • Director Dunmore Lang Colleges Limited 1984 to 1998
  • Graduate of AICD
DANIEL DICKSON
Managing Director of multiple businesses
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since June 2020
  • Chairman of the North Sydney District Rugby League Football Club since March 2020
  • Director of multiple private companies
  • MD at Amarco Enterprises Pty Ltd
  • Business experience across multiple businesses from import & distribution, marketing, manufacturing & education
  • Strong experience in strategy and people management
Norths Collective acknowledges and pays respect to the past, present and future Traditional Custodians and Elders of this nation and the continuation of cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.