Karting (New South Wales) Incorporated
ABN 80 078 024 223
Sports House Level 2, 8 Parkview Drive Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127 Australia
Telephone: 02 4731 5000
State Secretary – Karen Newton
Administration Officer – Donna Foster
Tribunals & Appeals
Karting NSW Appeals Tribunal
Mrs Ilona Meyer – LLM LLB GradDipLegPrac GIA(Cert) GAICD
Ilona holds a Bachelors degree and Masters in Law, a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice and holds a Certificate in Corporate Governance. Ilona is also a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Ilona also is the recipient of a Pink Plate – 2015 All-Ladies-Day Combined Districts Kart Club. Ilona also is currently Chair and President of Hoxton Industries Limited and a Director of Disability Sports Australia Limited. Ilona first joined the Board in September 2017.
Director of Administration:
Mr Ben Aylen – CAPM, MAICD.
Ben has been an IT professional for over 20 years and currently works as a Senior Project Manager, responsible for the delivery of multi-million dollar projects for the ATO. He has also participated in karting since 1987 and has most recently performed the role as Promotions Director with Canberra Kart Racing Club. Ben has also recently completed the Foundations of Company Directorship Certificate through the AICD.
DIRECTOR OF FINANCIAL SERVICES:
Ms Carolyn Hume – B. Business (Accounting) CPA JP.
Carolyn has over 25 years of experience in senior financial roles and has held various senior executive positions with likes of Wesfarmers, News Limited and Gloria Jeans Coffee. Carolyn is a Certified Practising Accountant (CPA) and has completed a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from the University of Western Sydney..
Director of Competition:
Mr Nicholas Becker – Studying Bachelor of Commerce.
Nicholas has been involved in Karting for all of his life as a family of 3 generations of Karters and he has been racing since 2009 . Nicholas holds the title of the 2019 State Champion in the Senior Performance Heavy class. Nicholas is currently working in the rail industry as a protection officer.
Director of Promotion, Media & Marketing:
Mr Jesse Landry
Born in Canada, Jesse has international business experience working in Australia, Canada, and the UK. He brings over a decade of media experience including traditional print media, digital, marketing & advertising, and PR & communications in B2B and government. Jesse’s focus is to work with our board to explore and identify corporate business opportunities, and advise and manage sponsorship activities.
Director of Member Training and Education:
Mr Phil Middleton
Phil is an experienced Workplace Trainer and a true Subject Matter Expert in this field. Additionally Phil has been a Track Inspector for Karting NSW for several years and will continue to perform this role, as well as the perform th role of Director of Member Training and Education volunteering in both capacities.
Director of Group Welfare and Karting Operations Southern Area:
Mr Matt Hill – 0405 133 544
Matt is an endurance karting specialist and brings with him extensive karting experience. Matt has been heavily involved with The Endurance Karting Association (TEKA) for many years and has enjoyed contributing to the clubs growth and success. Matt is also a member of the Engine Review Committee and has a wealth of knowledge in regard to both 2 stroke and 4 stroke karting.
Matt’s role as the Director of Group Welfare and Karting Operations Southern Area has been extended to also include Speedway and Endurance Karting.
Director of Group Welfare and Karting Operations Metro Area:
Mr Craig Sargent – 0428 693 365
Craig has over 45 years of karting experience including holding positions as Grade 3 Karting Official & Scrutineer, Chairman of NSW Southern Stars Series since 2014 and Life Member of the Grenfell Kart Club.
Director of Group Welfare and Karting Operations Northern Area:
Mr Darren Chick – 0448 921 162
Darren has over 14 years of Karting experience including holding the position of President and Delegate for Manning Valley Kart Club. Darren has raced karts for many years, and also has an extensive knowledge of all areas of club administration.
Appointed Officials & Coordinators
State Medical Officer:
Dr. Richard Cranswick
State Technical Officer:
Assistant State Technical Officer:
State Tribunal Registrar:
State Rulebook Coordinator:
State Training Coordinator:
Fuel Testing Officer:
State Tyre Analyst:
State Track Inspector:
Member Protection Information Officer: