Management Committee

The Walker Close and Brooklyn Hall Association is overseen by a management committee made up members representing various community groups within the municipality. The management committee employee and work closely with the centre manager and delegate to the delivery of  the strategic and business plan and to  ensure the continued success of the centre.

Your Management Committee for 2015 to 2016 is:

  • Chairperson - Rebecca Nikau
  • Vice Chairperson - Clovis A, Mwamba
  • Secretary- Wayne Bowers 
  • Treasurer- Tmaru Tauri
  • Member- Mark Clark 
  • Member- Brian Long
  • Member- Geoff Peacock


The management invite you to apply to become a member with the opportunity to nominate or to be nominated for committee of management representing the local communities. Please fill in the form and send to us or call us.

Centre operation

The Centre Manager is essentially in charge of the overall operations of the organization and undertakes the planning, budgeting, implementation of strategic plans, business plans and setting key priorities to meet the thoroughly researched and adopted goals pertinent to the vision and the mission objectives of the organization and reports the over all operational outcomes at the scheduled regular meeting.  The treasure representing the committee of management works closely with the Center manager to ensure the financial viability of the centre.    

Our Staff

The Walker Close and Brooklyn Hall Association Inc. employs qualified staff membersand ensures that they receive constant training in order to meet the dynamic nature of working within the community development sector. Current staff is as follows:

  • Centre Manager - Ayelign Tessema
  • Administration - Colleen Nelson
  • General Service – Verana Hunter-Raye


The Walker Close and Brooklyn Hall Association relies heavily on volunteer support to assist with day-to-day operations of the centre.

We have a number of volunteers who come in on a regular basis and help out with general administration, special events and a variety of other tasks.

All of our volunteers have a working with children’s check and police clearance.

If you are interested in volunteering at the centre please call on 9318 0521 and have a chat to the centre manager.  

Call now if you would like to be involved in the Walker Close and Brooklyn Hall
Association 9318 0521