Office Bearers Since Inception

1991 Box Hill BUG (Bicycle User Group) formed in last quarter, with the names of Mal Boyd and Robin Friday frequently mentioned, however no formal positions mentioned
1992 12 members recorded
1993President/Convenor :Mal Boyd (the club’s first); with Robin Friday, a Box Hill Councillor, liaising with strategy bodies. The club became ‘affiliated’ with Bicycle Victoria (as it was then).
 Secretary:Mike McNamara (who joined in 1992)
  Other non specific officers: Alex Tolley, Ron & Dawn Bean, Grace Giannini and Jenny McInnes (Cycling Co-ordinator with Box Hill Council)
1994 The club became Whitehorse BUG (they were joined by 4 former members of the disbanded Nunawading BUG, including Doug White; George Cox had connections with Eastern Touring Cycle club – which may well have become Nunawading prior to that club’s disbanding.
  Of note: This was the first year ‘Whitehorse Wheels’ Newsletter was introduced by Ron Bean
 Convenor: Mal Boyd, also referred to as Chairperson
 Secretary:Grace Giannini
 Newsletter:Ron Bean
1995Convenor:Mal Boyd
 Treasurer:Grace Giannini
 Secretary:Neville Topliss
 Publicity Officer:Thelma Wright
1996Convenor:Ken Rushford
 Treasurer:Grace Giannini
 Secretary:Kevin Hossack
 Publicity:Roberta Bird
 Liaison officer:Mal Boyd
 Newsletter Officers:Jenny and Andrew Halliday
 Club website:Elaine Hopper & Grace Giannini
1997 the year the club became incorporated; also website introduced
1997President:Ken Rushford
 Treasurer:Simon Woodford
 Secretary:Kevin Hossack
 Rides/Events Co-ordinatorNeil Worsley?
 Liaison officer:Mal Boyd
 Publicity Officer:Elsa Teal
 Newsletter:Sandra and John Bennett
 Safety & Equipment:Alec Dean
 Website:Elaine Hopper & Grace Giannini
1998President:John Bennett
 Treasurer:Simon Woodford
 Secretary:Ruth Williams
 Rides/Events Co-ordinatorSandra Bennett
 Publicity:Elsa Teal
 Newsletter and Website:Elaine Hopper
 Safety Officer/Equipment Officer:Alec Dean
 Liaison Officer:Mal Boyd
1999President:Simon Woodford
 Treasurer:Uwe Himstedt
 Secretary:Sylvia Stevenson
 Rides/Events Co-ordinatorMarion and Bob Winton
 Publicity Officer:Elaine Hopper
 Website:Elaine Hopper
 Newsletter Editor:Brigitte Shaw
 Safety/equipment officer:Bob Millist
 Liaison Officer:Mal Boyd
2000President:Sandra Bennett
 Treasurer:Uwe Himstedt
 Secretary:Sylvia Stevenson
 Publicity:Simon Woodford / Anna Vandenberg
 Webmaster:Elaine Hopper
 Rides Co-ordinatorDarby O’Toole
 Safety & Equipment Officer:Bob Millist
 Newsletter Editor:Anna Vandenberg
 Liaison Officer:Mal Boyd
2001President:Kevin Hossack
 Treasurer:Uwe Himstedt
 Secretary:Simon Woodford
 Publicity:Brigitte Shaw
 Newsletter Editor:Paul Baxter
 Rides Co-ordinatorDarby O’Toole
 Webmaster:Elaine Hopper
2002President:Alec Dean
 Treasurer:Uwe Himstedt
 Secretary:Barbara Dean
 Rides Co-ordinatorElsa Teal and Keith Maytum
 Newsletter Editor:Lesley Macdonald
 Rides Co-ordinatorMike McNamara
 Website Manager:Sue Deng
2003President:Ian Hawkins
 Treasurer:Simon Woodford
 Secretary:Valerie Hawkins
 Rides Co-ordinatorElsa Teal and Keith Maytum
 Newsletter & Publicity:Lesley Macdonald
 Webmaster:Elaine Hopper
2004President:Mike McNamara
 Treasurer:Simon Woodford
 Secretary:Anna Vandenberg
 Rides Co-ordinatorLee-Anne Campbell
 Newsletter Editor:Jenny Bear
 WebmasterElaine Hopper
 Publicity:Lisa Rouch
 Safety/Equipment:Sandra Bennett
2005President:Bruce Easton
 Treasurer:Jacques Fievez
 Secretary:Marion Winton (Hick)
 Rides Co-ordinatorLesley Macdonald
 Newsletter:Lesley Macdonald
 Webmaster:Elaine Hopper
 Membership Sec. & Newsletter distributor:Christine Kuszla
 Publicity officer:Graeme Summers
 Property officer:Len Ford
2006President:Mike Taylor
 Treasurer:Jacques Fievez
 Secretary:Marion Winton (Hick)
 Publicity Officer:Russell Hick
 Rides Co-ordinatorKen Rushford
 Newsletter Editor:Lesley Macdonald
 Webmaster:Elaine Hopper
 Property:David Mayes
2007President:Mike Taylor
 Vice President:Bob Harrington(check)
 Treasurer:Bruce Dite
 Secretary:Lindsay Ballard
 Publicity Officer:Barrry McCaig
 Rides Co-ordinatorRussell Hick
 Newsletter:Mike McKay
 Webmaster:Elaine Hopper
 Membership Sec:Debbie Thomas
 Catering & Almoner:Max Greenall
 Property:David Mayes
2008President:Bob Ballard
 Vice President:Anne Anvari
 Treasurer:Bruce Dite
 Secretary:Lindsay Ballard
 Publicity:Barrry McCaig
 Rides Co-ordinatorJohn Cook
 Newsletter:Mike McKay
 Website:Elaine Hopper
 Social Secretary:Gill Bysher
2009President:Bob Ballard
 Vice President:Mike Wellard
 Treasurer:Bruce Dite
 Secretary:Kerry McNamara
 Publicity Officer:Barrry McCaig
 Newsletter Editor:John Cook
 Website:Elaine Hopper
 Social Secretary:Gill Bysher
2010President:Mike Wellard
 Vice President:Russell Hick
 Treasurer:Bruce Dite
 Secretary:Kerry McNamara
 Publicity Officer:Barrry McCaig
 Rides Co-ordinatorJacques Fievez
 Newsletter Editor:John Cook
 Website:Elaine Hopper
 Social Secretary:Gill Bysher
 Almoner:Marion Hick
2011President:Mike Wellard
 Vice President:Russell Hick
 Treasurer:Charles Lodding
 Secretary:Kerry McNamara
 Publicity Officer:Barrry McCaig
 Calendar Co-ordinatorWendy Taylor
 Newsletter Editor:John Cook
 Social Secretary:Gill Bysher
 Almoner:Marion Hick
2012President:Russell Hick
 Vice President:John Cook
 Treasurer:Rod Stribley
 Secretary:Gordon Longridge
 Calendar Co-ordinatorWendy Taylor
 Newsletter Editor:John Cook
 Publicity Officer:Marion Hick
 Co-opted member:David Young
 Almoner:Katherine Ford
2013President:John Cook
 Vice President:Neil Manthorpe
 Treasurer:Rod Stribley
 Secretary:Gordon Longridge
 Publicity Officer:Yvonne Dite
 Rides Co-ordinatorGreg Curtin
 Website:Elaine Hopper
 Newsletter Editor:John Cook
 Social Secretary:Heidi Exner
 Almoner:Dawn Jones
2014President:John Cook
  Vice PresidentHeidi Exner. Rolf Exner
 Treasurer:Rod Stribley
 Secretary:Pat Quinn
 Publicity Officer:Yvonne Dite
 Rides Co-ordinatorGreg Curtin
 Website:Elaine Hopper
 Newsletter Editor:John Cook
 Social Secretary:Jamie McLeod
 Almoner:Pam Moore & Dawn Jones
2015PresidentMike Rogers
  Vice PresidentRolf Exner
 Treasurer:Rod Stribley
 Secretary:Pat Quinn
 Publicity Officer:Yvonne Dite
 Rides Co-ordinatorGreg Curtin
 Website:Elaine Hopper and Ursula Craigie
 Newsletter Editor:John Cook
 Social Secretary:Jamie McLeod
 Almoner:Jan Wellard
2016PresidentMike Rogers
 Vice President:Rolf Exner
 Treasurer:John Graham
 Secretary:Roger Oakley
  Advocacy RepMichael Hassett /Grace La Vella
 Publicity Officer and MerchandiseYvonne Dite
 Rides Co-ordinatorGreg Curtin
 Website:Elaine Hopper and Ursula Craigie
 Newsletter Editor:John Cook
 Social Secretary:Jamie McLeod
 Almoner:Jan Wellard
2017PresidentMike Rogers
 Vice President Ian Patterson
 Treasurer:John Graham
 Secretary:Roger Oakley
  Social Secretary Jamie McLeod
 Publicity Officer:Elaine Hopper
  Advocacy RepGrace La Vella
 Rides Co-ordinatorGreg Curtin
 Website:Elaine Hopper and Ursula Craigie
 Newsletter Editor:John Cook
  MerchandiseLorraine Rodgers
 Almoner:Helga Ohlmus
2018PresidentDavid Johnston
 Vice PresidentTerry Ryan
 TreasurerJohn Graham
 SecretaryRoger Oakley
 Social SecretaryJennie Ramage
 Rides Co-ordinatorSteve Roberts
 WebsiteUrsula Craigie
 Newsletter EditorJohn Cook
 MerchandiseLorraine Rodgers
 AlmonerHelga Ohlmus
2019PresidentDavid Johnston
 Vice PresidentJennie Ramage
 TreasurerSoteris Matheou
 SecretaryTiana Ellis
 Social SecretaryJennie Ramage
 Rides Co-ordinatorSteve Roberts
 WebsiteUrsula Craigie
  Safety OfficerTerry Ryan
 Newsletter EditorJohn Cook
 MerchandiseLorraine Rodgers
 AlmonerHelga Ohlmus
2020PresidentJennie Ramage
 Vice PresidentUrsula Craigie
 TreasurerSoteris Matheou
 SecretaryRoko Durmanic
 Social SecretaryShirl Palmer
 Rides Co-ordinatorSteve Roberts
 WebsiteUrsula Craigie
  Safety OfficerTerry Ryan
 Newsletter EditorAnna Vandenberg
 AlmonerYvonne Dite
2021PresidentJennie Ramage
 Vice-PresidentUrsula Craigie
 TreasurerRay Boyle
 SecretaryRoko Durmanic
 Social SecretaryShirl Palmer
 Rides Co-ordinatorSteve Roberts
 WebsiteUrsula Craigie
 Safety OfficerTerry Ryan
 Newsletter EditorAnna Vandenberg/Stewart Moon
 AlmonerYvonne Dite
 Membership OfficerJennie Feld