Board of Management

The Tailem Bend Community Centre is run by a dedicated Volunteer Board of Management Committee, with the assistance of an enthusiastic and committed group of volunteer staff.

The AGM is on Monday 5th September at 1pm at the Community Centre.

The Management meet on the first Monday monthly basis and are responsible for setting the Strategic Direction of the Centre.

The Current Board of Management Committee are listed below (AGM held annually in September)

Management Committee

Chairperson - Mr Jack Hunt

Vice Chairperson - Mrs Lorraine Cresp

Treasurer - Mr Trevor Gordon

Secretary - Mrs Rhonda Shillabeer

Committee Members:  

  • Mrs Bev Moyes
  • Mrs Rosemary Symonds
  • Mrs Margo Wood
  • Ms Linda McDougall
  • Ms Donna Middleton


Nominations 2017



TBCC Staff

Tailem Bend Community Centre Coodinator
Tammy Shepherd
Tammy Shepherd,
 TBCC CoordinatorTammy has lived in Tailem Bend for over 35 years and was appointed to the role of Coordinator in January 2012. With a background in State Governmet Finance and Local Goverment Infratructure and Assets. Risk Managment, and Work Health and Safety. Tammy is well connected to community and loves to see the job done right.  
Please feel free to contact Tammy Shepherd with any suggestions or enquiries pertaining to the centre and the activities.
Phone 85723513 or Email:

Commonwealth Home Support Packages (CHSP) Officer
Deb Taylor

Deb joined our staff in October 2016 Deb was a Mortgage Broker more recently a Business Development Manger running her own catering business. Currently Deb works Tuesday, Wednesday and Fridays and welcomes your call for Maintenance, Modifications and Social Support assistance.

Deb Taylor, CSHP Officer, Email:


Finance Officer
Chris Hartmann
Chris Hartmann,
 Finance Officer
Chris came on board with the Tailem Bend Community Centre in October 2011 and since then she has settled into the role and is loving getting to know the community. Prior to joining the Community Centre team Chris had worked at the Coorong District Council Tintinara Office in Finance for over 20 years.

Finance Officer, Chris will be managing TBCC’s finances and numerous grants using QuickBooks financial management. Chris will work one day per week with the Coordinator, Treasurer and providing financial reports to Board of Management.

Chris thoroughly enjoys the Tailem Bend Community Centre and looks forward to meeting more

members of the local and surrounding communities.

Chris Hartmann, Finance Officer, Email:

Communities for Children (C4C) Project Offcier
Denise McLoughlin

Denise started with TBCC in October 2016 she is an extremely talented artist volunteering for numersous community groups and events. Denise encourages suggestions for School holiday or parenting programs in tehCoorong Community.

Denise McLoughlin, C4C Project Officer, Email:



Rebekah Sharkie MP 

Presentation 19/20 July 2017

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TBCC Snapshot 

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Budget tips 

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