General Manager

Name: Nathan Jolly (BBus - Economics; BA)

Phone: +61 3 9776 8999

Email: nathan.jolly@frankstonbasketball.asn.au

Nathan joined Frankston Basketball in October 2011. With a life long connection to the sport as a player; coach; referee; and administrator, Nathan has a passion to see Frankston Basketball become the model basketball association in Australia.

Currently in the role of General Manager, Nathan is responsible for the strategic direction as well as day to day operations and performance of Frankston Basketball. Nathan can be heard regularly on local community radio station RPPFM's Basketball Show on Friday nights 6pm - 7pm.

Highlights: The refresh of Frankston Basketball stadium & development of Frankston Basketball's planned Facility Upgrade; the continued evolution of Frankston Basketball's program base & major events; Frankston Basketball & Blues Basketball re-branding; Andersen & Broekhoff selected as Boomers (2014 FIBA World Champs).

Development & High Performance Manager

Name: Steve Blackley

Phone: +61 3 9776 8999

Email: development@frankstonbasketball.asn.au

Steve joined Frankston Basketball in December 2014. With a long and distinguished career as a former NBL & decorated SEABL player; and most recently coach of successful VJBL & SEABL Championship winning teams, Steve brings a wealth of expertise and experience to the role of Frankston Basketball's Development & High Performance Manager.

Overseeing Frankston Basketball's Academy program as well as managing Frankston Basketball's representative (Frankston Blues) & high performance programs, Steve is the basketball IQ of Frankston Basketball. Working with a team of coaches Steve is responsible for the development of players and coaches alike and believes Frankston Basketball is truly the environment for participants 'to reach their potential' with the continued investment in basketball resources (shooting machine; wellness centre).

With a broad network of coaches both domestically and internationally, Steve regularly travels abroad to keep up with trends in the sport of basketball as well as facilitating US & Chinese based teams visiting Frankston Basketball for exhibition matches.

Highlights: The growth of Frankston Basketball's Academy program; Maddie Garrick selected for Opal's European Tour; working in an industry I am passionate about and assisting coaches of all levels to be better coaches and teachers. 

Programs Manager

Name: Jason Weidemann (BBus)

Phone: +61 3 9776 8999

Email: programs@frankstonbasketball.asn.au

Jason commenced with Frankston Basketball in late 2011. Tertiary qualified in sports administration, Jason manages Frankston Basketball's domestic competitions along with overseeing Frankston Basketball's tournaments & major events.

As a current player and former Big V & VJBL coach, Jason strives to make Frankston Basketball an inclusive association which administers domestic basketball competitions that cater for all levels of players. 

Highlights: Establishment of Frankston Basketball's Junior Domestic Tournament; the continued growth of Frankston Basketball's club-based model for Junior Domestic competition; working with club delegates who are as passionate about the growth of our sport as I am.

Programs Administrator

Name: Dion Paull

Phone: 9776 8999

Email: competitions@frankstonbasketball.asn.au

Digital Coordinator

Name: Daniel Spangler

Phone: 9776 8999

Email: digital@frankstonbasketball.asn.au

Accounts

Name: Susan Belza

Phone: 9776 8999

Email: accounts@frankstonbasketball.asn.au