Alison joined Wantirna Tennis Club in 1983. She is the Wantirna Tennis Club Secretary a role that she has held continuously for 27 years and was awarded Life Membership in 2003 in recognition of the services to the club and the Wantirna community.
A list of the roles Alison has filled over her time at Wantirna Tennis Club include:
- Club Secretary
- Eastern Region Tennis club delegate
- Waverley District Tennis Association club delegate
- Alternate club representative for Tennis Victoria and Tennis Knox
- Knox City Council contact officer
- Junior convenor
- Social secretary/organiser
- Fund raising organisation
Alison is a leader at the Wantirna Tennis Club, her drive and enthusiasm are unparalleled as she sets a high bench mark for all committee members and club volunteers to achieve. She is the key “go to person” for membership recruiting, fund raising, co-ordination of tournaments and club house duties. Alison is also a key link with local council members and state and federal politicians.
Alison has a love for the Wantirna Tennis Club its members and the local community, with a particular focus on Junior and Ladies tennis at the club for both playing and nonplaying ladies with social events. She is a key communicator within the club from new members to Life Members, Alison is always promoting events and the club to keep everyone connected.
Congratulations Alison and thank you for your contribution to Tennis in Victoria.