Chief Executive OfficerMatt is our Chief Executive Officer who is passionate about Western Australia leading the country for bike riding across all disciplines and all ability levels. Matt believes that Western Australia is already punching well above its weight on many fronts but acknowledges that there is still a lot to be done. Matt is enthused by the ability to combine his passion for riding with his professional career and is a regular recreational cyclist who loves any excuse to get out on the bike, preferring to hold his meetings on 2 wheels rather than in a board room.
Glenn Te Raki
General Manager - CyclingGlenn has been actively involved in cycling and in particular the racing and competitive element of cycling for the past 25 years. His immediate goal is to provide cyclists with the most enjoyable and competitive environment to participate in, whilst also providing safe and controlled surroundings. Glenn has been hands-on in developing and delivering the Ring Summer Criterium Series and is currently involved in also delivering the Element Road Series which includes many new events grouped with a number of current ‘classic’ races on the calendar. He is currently focusing on many new projects which includes State and National events whilst continuing to develop strong club relationships in-turn helping the sport to grow in Western Australia. Glenn is balancing a full workload around his family life and when he’s not living the cycling dream he’s spending time with his wife and two children, including coaching his son’s junior AFL football team.
General Manager - Urban MobilityPhil is our General Manager of Urban Mobility, joining the WestCycle team in August 2017. After completing his Masters thesis on utilitarian cycling, Phil worked in local government introducing several cycling initiatives such as #ride2market, the Swan River Ramble and the Share the Space campaign. Building on this experience, Phil is looking forward to working with all levels of government to ensure that cycling infrastructure continues to improve and encourage more people of all ages to cycle for transport.
Membership and Marketing CoordinatorBronte is our Membership and Marketing Coordinator. Bronte has recently graduated from Curtin University, with a Bachelor of Commerce, Majoring in Event Management with Minors in Marketing and Graphic Design. Bronte has a love for all things sport, and a passion for being creative.
Executive AssistantGenna is our Executive Assistant and has stepped into this role in mid 2019. Genna has an extensive background with over 10 years of administration support experience as well as working in various industries including State Government, Mining and Retail. Genna has a great passion for cycling and is excited to watch the sport grow
Event ManagerKym is our Events Manager, responsible for the planning, delivery and post event management of all events run by WestCycle to raise the profile of cycling. She brings over 10 years experience to the team with comprehensive accomplishments leading event production & management, stakeholder/sponsorship management and event day operations. Kym prides herself on the strong relationships she develops with the community and stakeholders and is extremely passionate about creating memorable events with seamless execution and participant satisfaction. She is an extremely hard worker, but also loves to make work fun and is a big believer on work/life balance. Seeing the tangible results of her hard work along with the enjoyment had by thousands of people keeps Kym passionate about her career.
Project Coordinator - ParticipationLilli is our Project Coordinator for Participation. Lilli has a Bachelor of Sport, Recreation and Event Management, having a large interest in the advocacy for socially inclusive sporting communities. Being an avid sport lover, Lilli is excited to encourage and watch the cycling community in Western Australia grow.
Project Coordinator - Behaviour ChangeKamila has 10 years experience in the development and delivery of projects in the health and wellness, active transport and sustainability domains and in partnership with Not-for-profits, Local and State Government and in consultancy roles. With a forté in behaviour change projects, Kamila looks forward to leverage her experience to implement innovative and evidence-based projects to get more West Australians on their bike.
Office AssistantEnid joined WestCycle as an Office Assistant at the end of 2020 with a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Curtin University and a Graduate Certificate in Marketing from RMIT.
Mountain Bike Manager
Marg’s passion for Mountain biking started 10 years ago. After competing in several XC races, she quickly found a strong desire to and improve Mountain Biking opportunities and strengthen female participation in WA. Since joining the WAMBA Committee in 2011, Marg has clocked up many volunteer hours from Marshalling to Trail Advocacy and everything in between. She has been actively involved with a diverse range of projects, including the WA MTB Management Guidelines, forming valuable relationships with Stakeholders and Club members, while developing a strong appreciation of the challenges associated with delivering new trails. Being very hands on, and good with a shovel, she has participated in Trail construction and Maintenance on the Collie, Kalamunda and Goat Farm Mountain Bike Trails.
Executive Officer of Cycling and Walking Australia and New ZealandSam is the Executive Officer of Cycling and Walking Australia and New Zealand (CWANZ). She has over 25 years’ experience working in small business, consulting, stakeholder engagement, project management, research, government and business management. She brings skills in strategic planning, research, stakeholder engagement, and financial management, and an endless ability to talk about cycling. Her passion and enthusiasm for getting more people out walking and riding their bikes is what gets her up in the morning. That and the thought that it’s still not too late to become a professional cyclist. Sam holds a Master of Business Administration and a PhD from the University of Western Australia.
Executive Officer of the Munda Biddi Trail FoundationOliver is the Executive Officer of the Munda Biddi Trail Foundation and has spent a lifetime on two wheels, both on and off the dirt. Supporting the cycling community and key stakeholders, Oliver brings a diverse range of experience from the academic, publishing, cycling and not-for-profit sectors. Exploring more of the iconic long mountain bike trail running from Mundaring to Albany rates highly on his to-do-list, but he also races across many cycling disciplines. Oliver is a firm believer in the bicycle’s ability to help shape our communities and urban environments, and often carries kilograms of vinyl records in his panniers to his regular DJ gigs and radio shows.