About us

WynActive is an initiative of the Wyndham City Council and is operated by Western Leisure Services. Western Leisure Services Pty Ltd (WLS) manages three leisure facilities in Wyndham.

Meet The Board

Kay Rundle, Chair & Director: 

Kay is an experienced executive coach and leader with 15 years’ experience heading three local government organisations – the Cities of Maribyrnong, Greater Geelong and Port Phillip.  Kay is also Chair of cohealth and of the Public Transport Ombudsman. She brings a strong focus to the community health outcomes that can be achieved through leisure facilities. 

Julie Busch, Director & Member, Finance , Audit & Risk Management Committee: 

Julie is the Chairperson of Dandenong Market, among a range of other boards, and was General Manager of Prahran Market. She currently manages her own consulting firm and brings experience in market, retail property and business operations.

Philippa Taylor, Director & Member, Finance , Audit & Risk Management Committee:

Philippa was previously General Manager of the largest privately owned multi-facility sports complex in Canberra and specialises in supporting Boards and CEOs with strategic change management and people-related initiatives. She is the current CEO of The Ducendi Group and participates on a number of boards. 

Andrew Dix, Director & Chair, Finance, Audit & Risk Management Committee:

Andrew is an experienced non-executive director with deep experience in finance, internal and external audit, risk, and governance. His focus is on practical solutions to assist businesses achieve their strategic objectives. Previously at Telstra, his current non-executive roles include Swinburne University of Technology, Bureau of Meteorology, Department of Human Services, and City of Boroondara.

Peter Hertan, Director:

Peter has worked as a senior executive in the Victorian Government, including as Head of Sport and Recreation Victoria.  Peter currently works as a consultant supporting Government, sports and community organisations, on strategic planning, governance and major construction projects.  He is presently a member of a number of Boards in the community and sport sectors.