Staff and Board - East Fremantle FC


Chief Executive Officer Todd Shimmon
Football Operations Manager Brad Dodd
Business Development Officer  Renee Ciesla 
Membership & Communications Administrator Judi Miles
Customer Service Administrator Julie O'Brien
Talent Manager Mark Pashby
Head Coach Bill Monaghan 
Reserves Coach Kyle Martin
Colts Coach Jacob Brennan
East Fremantle Football District Development Officer Mitchell Harvey
Mid West Regional Manager Craig Walker

Coaching Staff

Senior Coach

Bill Monaghan

League Assistant Coaches

Bradd Dalziell

Paul Sanzone

Craig Smoker

Specialist Coach- Ruckamn/ Talls 


Jonathon Griffin


League Team Manager Uldis Zile
Head Sport Science Matt Riley
Development League Coach

Kyle Martin 

Development League Assistant Coaches




Develpoment Bench Coach

John Watters

Brenton Miller

Dan Richards


Development League Team Manager

Darron Outram

Colts Coach

Jacob Brennan

Colts Assistant Coaches

Adrian Ricciardello

Paul Hansen

Andrew Stephen

Jake Perer 

Colts Head Sports Science Jemma Bassi
Colts Team Manager

Tom Branch/ Alex Merendino

Head Trainer Asheigh Bannister 
Club Doctor Ben Grant 
Club Physiotherapists Nick Krummenarcher, Anna Spiers (Silas Street Physio)



Mark Stewart - President

Mark has been on the East Fremantle Football Club’s Board of Directors since 2005 and in 2014 was elected Club President. Mark is focused on leading the board strategy across all areas of the club which includes driving the Sharks’ values and culture for which he has a strong passion and commitment.

Mark is also the Managing Director of Classic Contractors that provides contracting services across Western Australia specialising in construction, painting and property services with the company a recipient of the Dulux Business Professional Award in 2010, 2011 and 2014. In addition, Mark is the Chairman of Ironstone Contracting, a multi-disciplinary company involved across the full spectrum of civil, mining, and earthmoving.  Mark was a WA Business News Young Entrepreneur Businessman of the Year ‘40 under 40’ recipient in 2009.

Bob Uittenbroek - Vice President, Director of Membership

Bob is a life member and former general manager of the Club and was elected to the Board in 2008. Bob is well known to all Sharks supporters and throughout the football community and he uses this to help put together a number of initiatives such as the hugely successful Recognition Day of 2008 and his continuing work with the WAFL Raffle. Bob’s passion for the club has seen him involved for over thirty years and he is always considerate of the Members of the Club and their rights.


John Ipsen – Vice President, Director of Strategic Projects

John was elected to the Board at the 2013 AGM and has been appointed to the role of Director of Strategic Projects.  John is currently CEO of a private company and brings a wealth of experience in corporate governance, compliance, risk, project and financial management to the East Fremantle Football Club.  In addition to large-scale commercial forestry board and management expertise, including most recently CEO of an ASX listed company; he has over 30 years of experience in the commercial forestry industry.  John has played, coached and captained numerous associations of Cricket and Australian Rules football throughout Western Australia and Victoria. He has also represented senior country Australian Rules football and Cricket Clubs at Board Level.


David Edinger - Director of Fundraising Projects

David was appointed to the Board in 2005 and works in the area of fund raising and special events such as the Auction and Golf Day. David is the owner of Edinger Real Estate, a boutique family business that he has operated for twenty five years which specialises in the sale and leasing of Residential & Commercial property, the sale of all types and forms of business and acts as a buyer’s agent to his clientele.

Steve Miguel - Director of Academy

Steve Miguel joined the Board of Directors in March following the resignation of Kim Barrett.  Steve is a life member of the East Fremantle Football Club and a long time servant to our great game in the East Fremantle District.  Steve was formerly the East Fremantle Junior Football Competition Director and has been involved in Junior Football in some capacity in our District for in excess of 20 years.  Steve is well respected and connected in our Football community.  Steve is also owner of local Electrical Contractor firm LM Poole & Co.

Kerryn Batten– Director of Finance

Kerryn joined the board in 2015 as a non-executive director and was elected to the board at the 2015 AGM. Kerryn brings a wealth of finance, risk and corporate governance experience. She is a Finsia Fellow, a Fellow Certified Practicing Accountant and a Graduate of the AICD directorship course. Kerryn is currently the Director of Corporate Services at the City of Vincent.


Kim Chatfield - Director of Business Development

Kim Chatfield was elected to the Board at the 2014 AGM and was appointed Director of Business Development. Kim has a long history with the East Fremantle Football Club, most recently as the Chairman of Selectors. Kim is the Business Development Manager for Gerard Lighting and brings his experience and connections to the Club to further improve our Sponsorship portfolio.

Michael Stork - Director of Governance

Michael was elected to the Board in 2014 and was appointed Director of Governance and Legal. Michael brings a wealth of experience in this area and recently started his own law firm. His commercial law background and focus is a great asset for the Club.

Michael played WAFL Colts and continued playing amateurs for until recently retiring from footy.

Steve Nugent - Director of Player Welfare,Sponsor Networking

Steve joined the Board in 2015 and was appointed Director of Player Welfare and Sponsor Networking. He is the General Manager of Nepean Building and Infrastructure, who are a long time sponsor of the Sharks. 

Michael Brennan - Non-Executive Director of Football

Michael was appointed as Non-Executive Director of Football in 2015. Michael will report into the Board and will work closely with Football Manager Darryn Fry and the rest of the Club to manage our football strategy. Michael brings with him a wealth of football knowledge and experience and an unwavering commitment to see the Sharks thrive.

He played 78 games for the Sharks, and 179 for the West Coast Eagles. 

Michael is currently a director at Smartline Personal Mortgage Advisers.