Swim BC Staff and Office Contacts

The staff of Swim BC encourages you to contact them, either by phone or email, if you have any questions regarding the sport of swimming within BC.

The staff currently consists of four full-time positions, along with one part-time position, carrying out the following roles:

Swim BC office address:

104 - 4430 Chatterton Way
Victoria, BC V8X 5J2

Phone: (778) 430-9100
Fax: (778) 265-9200


STAFF RESPONSIBILITIES

Executive Director - Ken Radford

  • Reports to the Board of Directors via the President

  • Responsible for the management of all the business and affairs of Swim BC

  • Ensures the policies and resolutions of the Board of Directors are carried into effect

  • Acts as Technical Consultant to the Board and the swimming community

  • Oversees all program planning, design, development and delivery

  • Responsible for human resource management and supervision of Swim BC

  • Designated liaison with the Provincial Government, Sport BC, Swimming Canada and other sport governing bodies

  • Responsible for annual government reporting, evaluation and grant application

  • Financial management

  • Revenue generation

  • Assistance with recreation community in development of swimming facilities

  • Coordination of volunteer activities

  • Club/coach consultant

Senior Manager, Technical Operations - Carrie Matheson

  • reports to the Executive Director

  • administers and oversees the hosting of Swim BC Tier I Championships, Tier II Championships and Senior Circuit / Championships

  • in conjunction with the Office Manager, responsible for interpretation of registration rules and categories

  • responsible for the updating Swim BC Technical Guide

  • assistance with the annual Awards Banquet/BC Swimming Convention

  • interpret and communicate information from the ED Council meetings to the membership

  • development, interpretation and data generation for funding initiatives and criteria

  • Assisting with travel and accommodations arrangement for Provincial Team camps/trips

  • Reviews and sanctions all meets and time trials

  • Assisting with facility bookings for Regional camps

  • Manage BC Games projects

NCCP Coordinator - Chad Webb

  • Scheduling, organizing, and reconciling all NCCP courses

  • Facilitating a number of Swimming 101 and Swimming 201 courses

  • Coordinating Swimming 301 and Swimming 302 courses

  • Represent the interests of Swim BC regarding the NCCP with Swimming Canada and other provincial swim organizations

  • Manage communication with membership regarding changes to NCCP and upcoming courses