Board Meet Me Monday Series: Rebecca Chapman

Board Director Rebecca Chapman
Board Director Rebecca Chapman
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Name: Rebecca Chapman

How long have you been on the Board? I have just been appointed (May 2020).

Role on the Board: Director. 

Sports Background: Previously I have played basketbll, volleyball and competited in vaiours snowboarding competitions. I studied Sport Management at University and I now ski socially, cycle and play social sport in my free time. 

Affiliated club (if any): N/A

Everyday Job: Manager in Cyber Security at PwC Consulting. 

Where are you originally from? Born in England, grew up down on the Mornington Peninsula.

Why did you run for a Board position? I have always been passionate about playing sports and started my professional career by studying and working within sport management. I would like to use my professional skillset to contribute to the Board and collaboratively work towards Lacrosse Victoria's strategic goals as well as increasing health and fitness across the community. 

Favorite athlete and sports team? My partner is an avid Hawthorn Hawks supporter, so he drags me along for the ride during AFL season. We love watching Melbourne United in the NBL and are also known to chant along with the Melbourne Victory cheer squad. 

If you could play any position on the field which one would you choose? Attack - I loved the outside shots in my basketball days, although I am sure it is much harder than it looks! 

What do you enjoy most about the lacrosse community? The passion and drive members have for their community and for the game. It's an exciting sport which has so much growth potential. I am looking forward to helping the game develop and look foward to getting to know as many of you as I can. 

Welcome to lacrosse community Rebecca! 


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