1975-76 Board Member – Ararat YMCA Junior Rep.
1980-81 President - Heywood Squash Association
1983-86 Committee Member - Dragons Basketball Club Shepparton
1990-2007 Bendigo Umpires Association – Life Member, Vice President (2 Yrs,) Ass Treasurer (2 Yrs) Sponsors & Fund Raising Co-ordinator (14 Yrs) & Advisor (2 Yrs)
Barry Secombe has had extensive experience working with local communities as a result of a long career in Local Government . He held senior positions with the City of Greater Bendigo and briefly with the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development prior to his retirement in early 2013.
Sam has been a lawyer for 12 years and is a Partner/Director at O'Farrell Robertson McMahon Lawyers. He has a long association with Country football/netball with his family being passionate supporters of Casterton FNC in the Western Border League where his father was a club trainer for many years.