AFL Goulburn Murray Commissioners

AFL Goulburn Murray Commissioners

Meet the Commissioners

Peter Foott

(Commissioner since 2013)

Chairman – AFL Victoria Appointed Commissioner

Managing  Director – FOOTT Waste Solutions.

Kialla Park Community Centre Committee Member

Board member – Consolidated Media Distributors Pty Ltd (Melbourne)

Major Sponsor – Goulburn Valley Football Umpires Association.

Played over 350 senior football games in SANFL, GVL, Murray League and Mid-Murray League. Interleague Representative for GVL, Murray and Mid-Murray League (20 games)

GVL – 1992 Morrison Medallist (Seniors)

Peter Nelson

(Commissioner since 2013)

AFL Victoria Appointed Commissioner.

Public accountant (CPA Australia) based in Kyabram and operating throughout the Goulburn Murray region.

Lifetime involvement in Football and other sports as a Player,Umpire,Delegate and Administrator with GVFL and district clubs.

Involved in many community activities and local committees.

Greg Freer

(Commissioner since 2013)

AFL Victoria Appointed Commissioner

Employed at Freer’s Panel Works 32 years, Owner/ Manager 15 years, sold business 2012.

Past President Mooroopna Lawn Tennis Club.

Umpire for the GVFUA 18 years, 4 years Committee Member , Life Member, Interleague Umpire.

Mooroopna FNC President 4 years. Committee Police Blue Ribbon Foundation

Nick Nagle

(Commissioner since 2013)

Executive Officer at Goulburn Valley Waste and Resource Recovery Group who he has been with for over 15 years.

Played for Rennie (Coreen & District League), Corowa Rutherglen (O&M League), Shepparton Swans (GVFL) and Dookie United (CGFL & PDFL). Former PDFNL executive member. Father of 3 with family farming interests in Southern Riverina.

Andrew Chittick


Branch Manager at Total Eden

25 years’ experience in Civil engineering and Water associated industries.
Former President Kyabram District FNL for 4 years.
Various positions held at Stanhope FNC including President, Secretary, Vice and Junior Vice President

Geraldine Christou

(Commissioner since 2018)

Director Sustainable Development at Greater Shepparton City Council, responsible for the building, planning, environment, economic development, tourism and events departments.

Board member of La Trobe Regional Advisory Board and Shepparton Show Me.  Passionate about the community in which we live and the role that sport plays in driving social and economic outcomes for our region. Mother of two adult sons playing football in the KDFNL.

Chris Thomas

(Commissioner since 2018)

A Consultant in community development and dairy industry, in people development.

Several years in football positions of coaching and administration, particularly in the development of junior and female football.

Currently, Chairman Goulburn Campaspe JFL and Northern Country Women’s League

Life Membership at Shepparton & Districts JFL, Echuca Junior Football Club, Meadows Football Club SA.

AFL Victoria – 2006 Merit Award

Qualifications include Masters of Applied Science (Rural Regional Development), Diploma of Management Practices, Masters of Corporate Leadership and a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors

Quentin Thomson

(Commissioner since 2019)

Business Development with the Alliance Group

An association with Senior & Junior local football for 30 Years. Played with Mansfield in the Tungamah Football League.

Roles as the President of the Mansfield Football Netball Club, followed by a Board Member of the Goulburn Valley League.

Pivotal member in the Redevelopment of the Mansfield Rec Reserve, movement of the GVL to administration by the AFL GM RAC, the Junior Review 2017, the amalgamation of GV Football/Netball.

AFL Goulburn Murray Premier Partner

AFL GM Supporting Partners

AFL GM Academy Partners

MBCM Northern Country Women's League Partners