Waikato Rugby Union - Staff


Chief Executive Officer 

Carl Moon

Participation & Development Manager

David Fox

Rugby Administrator

Tania Glassie ​​​​​​​


Community Rugby Administrator

Zara Henderson



Game/Coach Development

Team Lead

Wayne Maxwell 

Game Developer

(Match Officials & Compliance)

Andrew Bowe

 Game Developer

 (Secondary School Rugby)

Roger Hodgson

Game Developer 

(Women's Rugby)

Roelien du Plessis

Game Developer

 (Maori Rugby)

Reuben Samuel

Girls Rugby Activator

Vici-Rose Green

 Game Developer

(Junior Rugby)

Deano Herewini

Marketing & Communications Manager

Michael Winter

Commercial Manager

Hannah Grainger

Marketing & Communications Executive

Joel Skulander

Partnership Co-ordinator

Olivia Raven

Operations Manager

Mike Gregan​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Director of Rugby 

Andrew Strawbridge

Head Coach/Game Developer

Ross Filipo

Mens Player Development Manager

Rhys Bayliss 

Personal Development Manager

Robbie McKegg

Head of Athlete Performance

Tim Hurst 

​​​​​​​Technical Analyst/Assistant Coach

Mark Roberts

Rugby Manager

Dave Latu