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Commonwealth Advisory Body on Sport Membership

The Commonwealth Advisory Body on Sport (CABOS) provides advise the Commonwealth Secretary-General and member governments on sport policy issues, particularly related to Sport for Development and Peace (SDP) and protecting the integrity of sport.

The current membership of CABOS (2017-2018) is:

Government Members

Australia

Dr Wendy Southern PSM
Deputy Secretary, Department of Health, Australia

Alternate representatives

Mr Andrew Godkin
National Sport Integrity Advisor, Department of Health

Ms Narelle Smith
Ass. Secretary - Office for Sport, Department of Health

Canada

Mr Alan Zimmerman
Senior Director, Policy and Planning, Sport Canada

Cameroon

Mrs Rosaline Afor Amba Kwende
Deputy Director (PE), Ministry of Sport and Physical Education

Fiji

Mrs Alison Burchell
Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Youth and Sports

Alternate representative

Mr Peter Mazey
Executive Chair, Fiji Sports Council

Malta

Mr Mark Cutajar
CEO, Sport Malta

Nigeria

Mr Chinyecka Ohaa
Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Youth and Sports

Alternate representative

Dr Ademola Are
Director, Grassroots Sports, Ministry of Youth and Sports

Sierra Leone

Mr Michael Mustapha
Deputy-Director, Ministry of Sport

Commonwealth Organisations

Commonwealth Games Federation

Louise Martin CBE
President, Commonwealth Games Federation

David Grevemberg CBE
Chief Executive Officer, Commonwealth Games Federation

Commonwealth Youth Sport for Development and Peace Network (CYSDP)

Ms Janine Thornhill
Chair, CYSDP

Expert Members

Sir Hilary Beckles
Vice-Chancellor, University of the West Indies

Dr Selina Khoo
Associate Professor, University of Malaya

Mr Deryck Murray
Past Chair, Trinidad & Tobago Transparency Institute

Mr David Rutherford
Chief Commissioner, New Zealand Human Rights Commission