Aquatic & Recreation Institute Board of Directors:

  • Alex Simmons - State Manager Customer Experience, Belgravia Health and Leisure Group.
  • Brooke Aktins - Executive Leader Business Delivery and Support, YMCA NSW.
  • Jared Wilson - General Manager Growth, Participation and Delivery, AUSTSWIM.
  • Matthew Griffiths - Lead Systems and Data Analyst, Bluefit.
  • Marco Blanco - Chief Executive Officer, Child Safeguard.
  • Nichole Edsall -  Senior Contract Manager - Aquatic Leisure Services, City of Sydney.
  • Sally Farrow - General Manager, Para Mobility.


Company Secretary - Erin McMullan, Director, Swim Experts.


ARI Board of Director roles:

  • Matthew Griffiths - Chairperson
  • Marco Blanco - Advocate Lead and Media Spokesperson
  • Sally Farrow - Sponsorship Delegate
  • Alex Simmons - Membership Delegate & Chair of the Young Leaders Advisory Group
  • Nichole Edsall - Administration Delegate
  • Erin McMullan - Company Secretary

Contact us by email:

Contact us by mail:
PO Box 185
Minto NSW 2566