About

Ice Hockey Australia (Australian Ice Hockey Federation Incorporated) has six state member ice hockey associations and is the recognised governing body for ice hockey in Australia. IHA is affiliated with the Australian Sports Commission (ASC), and Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), and is an active member of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF).

Our Constitution can be found here.

  • Ice Hockey Australia is managed and governed through three distinct levels to which nominated persons are either elected or appointed to the position as per the procedures and processes in IHA’s Constitution:

Executive

  1. 1. President – Clive Connelly (VIC)
    2. Vice President – Andrew McDowell (VIC)
  2. 3. Vice President – Miranda Ransome (NSW)
    4. Treasurer – Ken Lambert (NSW)
  3. 5. General Secretary – Martin Jones (VIC)

Delegates

1. ACT – Tanya Brunt (President)
2. NSW – Steve Ransome (President)
3. QLD – Con Dionissiou (President)
4. SA – Mike Gainer (President)
5. VIC – Gordon Stewart (President)
6. WA – Paul McCann (President)
7. OiHAN – Don Reddish (President)
8. AIHL – Tim Holden

Portfolio Directors

1. Player Development Director – Ryan O’Handley (SA)
2. Coaching Development Director – Mark Stephenson (NSW)
3. Referee-in-Chief – Kent Unwin (NSW)
4. Chief Medical Officer – Dr Dan George (SA)
5. Marketing Director – Cody Duschka (QLD)
6. Women’s Development Director – Kylie Taylor (VIC)
7. Judiciary Director – Jimmy Dufour (NSW)
8. Member Protection & Grievance Officer –
9. National Championship Director – Norm McLeod (QLD)
10. Public Officer – Rocky Padjen (ACT)