The Sport Tasman Board is made up of nine members, five of which are Council representatives (NCC,TDC, MDC, KDC & BDC) while four are community representatives.  The Board meets five times during the year with the AGM held in December.


Richard Kempthorne - Chairman

Tasman District Council Representative



Nelson City Council Representative


Margaret Grant

Buller District Council Representative

Brian Dawson

Marlborough District Council Representative


Celeste Tairakena

Kaikoura District Council Representative

Dave Schaper

Nelson Community Representative


Buller Community Representative

(Position vacant)



Tasman Community Representative

(Position vacant)

Karen Hartshorne - Deputy Chair

Marlborough Community Representative


Contact us

Kirsty Scammell
Board of Trustees Secretary
03 546 3302

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