Badminton Australia

Badminton Australia Staff

Jamie Parsons – CEO

Jamie is the CEO and has overall operational responsibility, he directly oversees Governance, Finances, Strategic planning, Human Resources, Sponsorship, Policy, Committee Management and State/Territory Liaison.

Anita Barbuto – Finance Coordinator

Anita is the Finance Coordinator for Badminton Australia and oversees budget development, processing of accounts payable and receivable

Peter Roberts – Events Coordinator

Peter is the Events Coordinator, managing Badminton Australia’s national events, including the National Championships and any other Falcons selection events that may occur. 

Loke Poh Wong – Event Director – Australian Badminton Open

Loke Poh Wong has been a key figure in the badminton events space and is in the role of Event Director – Australian Badminton Open. Loke Poh has a strong background in all areas of events dating back to 1977 and from grassroots through to BWF International level.

Ashley Naumann – Performance Pathways Manager

Ashley is the Performance Pathways Manager and is responsible for the development and implementation of Badminton in Australia’s Performance Pathway

Djoeke Hoedemaker – High Performance Support Officer

Djoeke (DJ) is the High Performance Support Officer, working with Ashley Naumann & Renuga Veeran to implement multiple aspects of the Performance Pathway. Providing support to schedule and plan the state and national camps; and assist with all operational aspects of the performance program.

Stuart Brehaut – National Head Coach

Stuart is Badminton Australia’s National Head Coach responsible for High Performance of Open level players Training, Planning, and Talent ID

Jeff Tho – National Senior Coach

Jeff Tho assists with the National Senior program in the role of National Senior Coach, and works closely with the players who are part of the National Senior Program

Renuga Veeran – National Junior Coach

Renuga Veeran is responsible for overseeing the Badminton Australia development program, working closely with talented athletes and their coaches to produce the next group of international players for Australia