Our Board of Directors

Chair: 

Ms Ilona Alsters - LLM LLB GradDipLegPrac GIA(Cert) MAICD

Ilona holds a Bachelor and Masters in Law, a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice and holds a Certificate in Corporate Governance. Ilona is a Member 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. Ilona first joined the Board in September 2017.

 

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: 

Ms Rachelle Stirling - MBA. Cert IV Accounting & Marketing. Dip Events. Cert IV Business

Rachelle is a Operations Manager with skills in marketing, event management, training and website development and in managing government. Rachelle competes in super sprints, hill climbs and regularity events. Rachelle is also a Board Member of ARDC and Founder of Women In Motorsport Development Program.​

 

Director of Member Training and Education: 

Mr Richard Erdmann 

Richard is a successful Businessman who has been a Managing Director of a couple of companies. Richard has been involved in Karting since 1989 as an Offical, Technical Officer, President of AKA and State President of KNSW and comes with a wealth of Karting Knowledge.

Director of Group Welfare and Karting Operations Southern Area:

Tom Nipperess

Tom has over 45 years of karting experience including holding positions as a National Track Inspector, Grade 3 Steward and Clerk of Course.

 

Director of Group Welfare and Karting Operations Metro Area:

Craig Sargent

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:

Darren Chick

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.

Director of Administration: Currently Expressions of Interest issued.

 

Director of Financial Services: Currently Expressions of Interest issued.

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