Rodger Thompson

Rodger is an entrepreneur and independent contractor, who is currently leading the Wellington play, active recreation and sport sector’s response to COVID-19, ensuring that it comes through the crisis in as strong a position as possible.  Rodger has 24 year’s experience in leadership roles in the British and New Zealand sport and recreation sectors acquiring extensive experience and expertise in establishing partnership and leading organisations that deliver growth. Experience that he brings to the Board. Rodger currently coaches at school, club and age group representative levels, as well as helping to run a local community basketball club. Rodger’s specialty strengths include Transformational Leadership, Strategic & Business Planning, Organisational Change and Commercialisation.

Appointed Board Member 2020