Board of Advisors
Mel is the Founder and Creator of Sportybots programme and was the Director of Sportybots Pty Ltd from 2006 to 2016.
Mel is a Qualified Level 1 Coach and has coached sport at both School and Club levels. She has been involved in every aspect of the Sportybots programme from coaching classes to business development, marketing and project management. Mel brings with her a wealth of expertise and knowledge in the sporting industry on a global scale.
Mel remains actively involved in sports from behind the lens as the Founder, General Manager and Head Sports Photographer with Get Snapt. She continues to build key relationships in the sporting industry and works closely with many large sporting organisations including Swimming South Australia, Little Athletics South Australia, Softball Australia, Cycling South Australia and more.
Kim is a member of the PGA of Australia and holds the classification of Advanced Coaching.
He brings over 40 years of professional coaching, half of which has been in SE Asia, to our Advisory Board. Kim remains actively involved with a number of junior golf programmes in Singapore.
Previously engaged by Singapore Sports Council to develop and implement an elite program for the Singapore Golf Association (2004 to 2011). Kim has coached, successfully, the national teams of Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia. He continues to contribute to the R&A’s Working for Golf programme, conducting talent identification and development programmes in Pakistan, Myanmar, Iran and Nepal.
Brian has established a name for himself in Asia Pacific region with strong association with junior golf. Throughout his golfing career, he was worked with and influenced players like Bryon Clarkson (Australia PGA Futures, PGA Trainee of the Year), Whitney Hillier (Australian Ladies National Representative) and Jenifer Yan (Dual Silver Medallist at Asian Game).
He was also the Head Coach of Orchid Country Club Junior Program, Head Coach of Seletar Airbase Junior Eagles Squad and Head Coach Seletar Country Club Junior Pogram. He was also the Development Coach of Singapore Sports Coach.
Presently, Brian is a Teaching Professional at Mawson Lakes Golf Club and West Lakes Golf Club in Adelaide, South Australia.
Chee Yen grew up playing tennis with players who were two years his senior in his young days, and national servicemen in his competitive years. Honing his skills mercilessly and interspersing it with gym and jogging to build up his fitness, Chee Yen’s story is one of success soaked in lots of sweat, hard work and sacrifices.
He represented Singapore in the Davis Cup from 1993 to 1997. He was Top of the Asean-Oceanic Zone Group in ’93 and ’96. Currently holds the record for the most number of Singles win.
He was an accomplished criminal lawyer and now an entrepreneur and investor. He continues to coach tennis to children during his spare time.
Dr Ng Meng Lek, a veteran learning expert, renown educational psychologist and inventor of NeuroLAT, the world’s first Accelerated Learning A.I. Program, helps connect the dots and unfold the mysteries of deep learning.
Dr Ng’s diagnostic and therapeutic artificial intelligence programs can help preschoolers and older children overcome a wide spectrum of learning challenges to become fast, independent learners. He strongly believes that children’s early participation in sports develops their problem solving skills, team work, mental strength and self-esteem.