Tanya Bertoldi – ADNL Chair
Although new to the ADNL committee this year, Tanya has been involved in netball in various capacities since childhood in Australia. Last year she served as Secretary for ADNL Juniors supporting our Youth Development Officer. She is passionate about increasing participation and developing netball in Abu Dhabi and the UAE for all ages and abilities, as well as creating a strong community around netball. For the 2017/2018 season Tanya heads ADNL as our Chair.
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Annemarie De Beer – ADNL Vice Chair
Annemarie is South-African and has been a member of the ADNL for the past six years. She has been an active member both on and off the court. Annemarie has represented Abu Dhabi in six Inter-gulf Competitions and is about to enter her 5th year serving on the ADNL Committee. Annemarie has loved being a part of the growth of ADNL and is excited about the continued development of netball in Abu Dhabi and the UAE. She is invaluable as the lead co-ordinator of our Senior League and commences the 2017/18 season in the second year of her term as Vice Chair.
Mariaan Konig – ADNL Secretary
Mariaan is also South-African and is new to the ADNL Committee this year. She brings her enthusiasm and passion for the game which she has played and loved since childhood. She has loyal ties to Fujairah netball where she was an active member and player, and still represents them at Inter Gulf. As a player in the Abu Dhabi League and a daughter in the Juniors, we welcome Mariaan’s contribution to the committee this year as Secretary.
Adele Van Heerden – ADNL Treasurer
Adele brings to the ADNL committee a vast experience in accounting and a love of numbers! She is excited about contributing to the continued growth of netball in Abu Dhabi, particularly the Youth section where her daughter is very actively involved. We welcome Adele to the committee this year in the role of ADNL Treasurer.
Lisa Proctor – Junior Netball Development Officer
Lisa is from England and has been in Abu Dhabi for four years, playing netball in the league and representing Abu Dhabi in the Inter-gulf competition and the Dubai 7’s tournament. A qualified PE Teacher and netball coach, Lisa commenced last season with ADNL as the Junior Development Officer, kicking off what was an amazing first season of ADNL Juniors. Growing the Juniors from 0 – 100+ in less than 12 months, Lisa and her coaching team lead the junior teams through an incredibly successful first season, winning a bucket load of trophies on the way. Lisa was deservedly awarded Best Coach/Manager at the 2017 UAE Teen Awards. We are fortunate to have Lisa continuing in her role as Junior Netball Development Officer for 2017/18.
Stella Brockway – Social Committee Lead & New Player Liaison Officer
If you’re a new player looking for a team, or a Captain looking for players, Stella is the lady to help match you up! This season, as well as taking the lead for our Social sub-committee, Stella led her Division 1 team GMP, (as Captain) to win the League this 2017-18 season. Congratulations to GMP and Stella!