Jacqui Briggs-Weatherill


President and Elected Director

Jacqui Briggs-Weatherill was appointed to the Gymnastics Australia (GA) Board in 2011 and elected as President in June 2014. She is also Chair of the Recruitment and Remuneration Committee.

Ms Briggs-Weatherill holds the role as CEO of Victoria’s Greater Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust, and before that was Director Community Development with the City of Boroondara. She has held a range of senior executive positions both in the public and private sectors and is currently a Director of the Australian Cemeteries and Crematoria Association (ACCA).

Ms Briggs-Weatherill has a long history in directorial roles including former roles as Chair and Director of the Hume Region Primary Care Partnership, President and Director of the Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Coalition for Victoria, Director of the High Country Library Corporation, Director of Inner East Community Health, Director of Foundation Boroondara and Director of the North East Tracks Learning and Employment Network.

As well as participating in gymnastics at a young age as both a gymnast and then coach, Ms Briggs-Weatherill has been heavily involved in sport and recreation throughout her career, working in recreation facility management within local government and the YMCA and also lecturing at the School of Sport and Exercise Science at Victoria University.

Ms Briggs-Weatherill is a member of the Institute of Public Administration (IPAA), the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD) and, Parks and Leisure Australia (PLA). She is also a Fellow of Local Government Professionals (LGPro).