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Administration & Office Staff
General Manager Sebastian Spagnuolo
Administration Manager Alex Morella
Team Manager Adrian Dixon
Property & Maintenance Nick Duryea
Football Analyst & Vision Co-Ordinator Ben Whatman
Media Reporter Brooke Varney
Football Department
Senior Coach Leigh Adams
Senior Assistant Coach (Backline) Ben Osborne
Senior Assistant Coach (Midfield) Andrew Sturgess
Senior Assistant Coach (Forwards) Tom Curran
Runner Fabian Monaco
Runner Alan Vernal
Food & Beverage
Canteen Manager Doriana Pinazo
Canteen Assistant Francesca Pinazo
Bar Assistant Lorenzo Pinazo
High Performance
High Performance Manager Todd Beames
Rehab Co-Ordinator Adam Pople
Strength Coach Luke Neville
Conditioning Coach Louis Mazza
Strength & Conditioning Assistant Elliott Matthews
Strength & Conditioning Assistant Kelly Varney
Head Trainer Briana Martin-Bashtannyk
Trainer Jennifer Lohmus
Trainer Karen Friesen
Trainer Romina Troiani
Trainer Alex Miriklis
Trainer Madeline McLeod
Trainer Luke Marinelli
Trainer Carly Atkins
Trainer Bonnie Tepe
Trainer Alessia Ascenzo
Trainer Nathan McLachlan
Club Doctor Joanna Adie
Assistant Doctor Stephanie Demkiw
Head Physio Michael Coppo
Club Dietitian Vivian Tsang
Assistant Dietitian Kara Cohen
FIDA Administrator Piero D'Elia
FIDA Senior Coach Lynton Joseph
Superules Co-President Carlo Federico & Tony Lombardi
Superules Vice-President Paul Turner
Superules Secretary Peter Cummins
Treasurer Frank Massara
Football Manager Craig McKay
Property Manager Dave Pengelly
Auskick & Juniors  
Auskick Coordinator Paul Rocca
Coburg FC Board Members  
President Kevin Breen
Vice President Wayne McLachlan
Director Alex Sapurmas
Director Wayne McLachlan
Director Ged Kearney
Director Dario Ascenzo
Director Jason Milani
Director Mark Pedersen
Football Engagement Officer Jasmine Breen
Treasurer/Finance Director Steve Russo




We're always looking for new people to come on board and help us out as weekday and match day volunteers. From statisticians, trainers, to administration; Coburg FC can provide you with the kick-start you need to develop your industry portfolio with a VFL club on the move.

If you're interested in joining the VFL's most exciting club email your resume to


January 2018

Sponsorship and Events Volunteers
– Are you after event management experience?
– Immediate start
– Send an expression of interest through to Coburg FC General Manager

Property Assistant volunteer – Youth
– We’re looking for a volunteer to assist our property team on game day only by ensuring that the club’s property is being managed
– Volunteer position
– Immediate start
– Must be available for 1-2 training sessions plus each gameday during the 2018 football season
– Will need a valid drivers license
– Send an expression of interest through to Coburg FC General Manager

Junior Football Co-Ordinator
– Volunteer position
– Do you want to be apart of something special?
– Immediate start
– 2018 will see boys and girls football at Piranha Park, we need someone passionate about junior football to run the program under the guidance and with the full support of the Coburg FC administration.
– Must be available for training and matchdays
– Send an expression of interest through to Coburg FC General Manager

Junior Football Coaches
-Do you want to add valuable junior coaching experience to you resume?
-We are seeking coaches for both our junior boys and girls teams in 2018, for the following grades: under 9’s, under 11’s, under 13’s and under 15’s.
-Must require Working With Children’s Check Card
-Either must have or be prepared to get Level 1 Junior Coaching Accreditation
-Immediate start
-Must be available for training & matchdays
-Send an expression of interest through to Coburg FC General Manager


2018 Matchday volunteers
Do you want hands on experience within a community football club? We need you! Whatever you'd like to do, we have something for you!
- Stats team help
- Ground announcers
- Merchandise staff
- Membership staff
- Events staff
- Bar staff
- Junior football staff
- Send an expression of interest through to Coburg FC General Manager