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Board

Current serving members on the South Australian Cricket Association Board


 
  President - Andrew Sinclair

Andrew was appointed to the SACA Board in February 2009 and was elected as President in 2013. He is a tax and commercial lawyer and a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. Andrew played ATCA Premier Grade for just under 20 years.

Dean Marsh
Dean Marsh
Rod Phillips

Dean was appointed to the SACA Board of Management in 2012 and is a Chartered Accountant. He has previously been the Managing Partner at Grant Thornton Adelaide and Perth and has also fulfilled various National Leadership roles for the firm. Dean has retired from his professional role, is a Life Member of the Prospect District Cricket Club and has been a SACA Member since 1975.

Rod has been a SACA Member for 28 years and has had a long involvement in cricket. He began playing district cricket at 15, and is a life member of the Sturt Grade Cricket Club. He played A grade for 16 seasons and coached University and Sturt grade cricket clubs, and has Cricket Australia Level 3 coaching qualifications. He was also a state selector from 2007 to 2011.  Rod has been a member of the SACA Board since 2013 and has completed the AICD Company Directors Course.

Caroline
 Caroline Rhodes
Robert Snewin

Caroline was appointed to the SACA Board in 2016and currently chairs the Membership Advisory Committee.  She brings experience in government relations, communications and membership organisations. She is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Primary Producers SA,a member of the South Australian Skills Commission,and also serves on the Board of Rural Business Support and Foodbank SA respectively.

Elected to the Board in 2014, Robert has a Diploma of Marketing and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He is also currently the Chairman of Premier Cricket Committee a position he has held since 2014. He is also on the GDCC Board of Management.

   
Rebecca Hayes
Will Rayner

Elected to the Board in 2018, Rebecca is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the District Council of Tumby Bay and the only regionally based Director. She brings experience in governance, membership and infrastructure and asset management and is passionate about representing regional cricket interests at board level. Rebecca is a member of the Membership Committee and 150thCelebrations Committee. Rebecca has a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts.

Will was appointed to the Board in February 2019, and has been a SACA member since 1988. He has played cricket at country, ATCA and district levels, including as an A-grade premiership player with the Kensington District Cricket Club. Will is currently the Chief Operating Officer and Divisional CFO of Rural Bank Ltd. He holds an MBA from the University of Adelaide, is a Churchill Fellow, and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

James Orchard
 Andrea McCauley

James was appointed to the board in 2019. He is currently Managing Director of mid tier accounting firm Accru Harris Orchard and has recently retired as President of the Glenunga Cricket Club. He is a Fellow of the CAANZ (Chartered Accountants) and the Institute of Company Directors. He began playing cricket for Sturt in the U/14s and played 17 years of Premier Grade including stints in the State Squad. He is a life member of Sturt and now involved in junior coaching and development.

Andrea was appointed to the Board in 2019. She is a self-employed mortgage broker and holds a diploma in Financial Services (Finance/Broking Management). Andrea’s cricket experience includes playing for the Sturt District Cricket Club, representing Australia and Captaining South Australia. She was the first female Head Coach of the SACA Female High Performance program and the inaugural Coach of the WBBL Adelaide Strikers.

 Jamie Briggs   Susan Smith
 
Jamie played junior cricket in Mildura before coming to Adelaide to play district cricket at Glenelg when he was 18.  He has coached junior cricket in the Adelaide Hills. Professionally he is the Managing Partner of the Adelaide office of PwC Australia and was formerly a member of the Australian Parliament.  He has a MBA from the University of Adelaide and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. 
Elected in 2021, Susie brings executive and board experience in corporate strategy, public affairs, and sustainability. Susie has a background in elite sports and has been active in cricket for over 20 years - as a premier player and a coach, and more recently in the Adelaide Hills association. She is a chief executive working in national and international climate change and energy policy.