Rob Thompson, CEO
Rob was appointed CEO of the WA Sports Federation in July 2007, following a long involvement with sport as a participant, volunteer coach and administrator. His professional roles commenced at the WACA in 1988 following 12 years employment in education.
After 15 years in various roles with the WACA (the last 6 as Cricket Manager), he joined a private community development consultancy in 2003 that focused on building communities in expanding metropolitan residential developments.
As an accredited coach, Rob had stints in coaching and administration in cricket and Australian football in both community and school environments.