Board Members

YJFL Board Members 2019

President: Jeff Hooper


Vice President: Ishbel Moodie

Finance: Justin Scotti

Football: Craig Lake

Conduct: Paul Lane

Marketing: Sue Ellen Mackintosh

Community Engagement: Andrew Davenport

Player & Participant Welfare: Maree de Bondt



Jeff Hooper

Jeff is a Level 2 Coach and Past President of the Kew Rovers JFC, Jeff was Head coach of the YJFL Youth Girls Vic Metro Junior Championships teams for 7 years and won an impressive 4 Premierships, he has also previously coached the Old Trinity Grammar FC Under 19’s. Jeff spent a number of years serving on the TGS School Council, he was the President of OTGA and is still a current committee member. Jeff has 2 adult children and is a self-confessed football tragic.


Craig Lake

Craig has held numerous roles at Richmond Junior Football Club from Auskick coordinator to President, he is a Level 2 Accredited Coach having coached all age groups from Tackers through to Colts. During his time at RJFC the club introduced initiatives such as the  Girls Football Program, the development of a summer talent development program and the successful RJFC Coach support program, which offers a structured support and sharing environment

‘My involvement in football is aimed at helping as many as I can along their football journey, there are enough exit ramps & distractions in life, so let’s keep them in team sport as long as we can!’. Outside of football Craig is married with 4 children, his professional expertise centres around running Australian Financial Services Licenses.