Steve Loader has been an APC Board member since 2004 and is Chair of the APC’s Awards Committee.

Steve has been engaged in sports marketing and sponsorship for over 18 years including significant involvement with many Australian and international sporting federations and major sporting events. He has also been a Board Member of Skiing Australia and Rowing Australia.

Steve is currently working in consultancy roles including with the World Academy of Sport and is a Visiting Fellow with the Manchester Business School through the Manchester University providing lectures on various sports and event related topics including corporate sponsorship. In addition, he is a Fellow of the Institute of Sports Management and was a recipient of the Australian Sports Medal in 2000.

Steve was the Transport and Logistics Manager for the 2008 Australian Paralympic Team in Beijing and attended the 2004 Athens, 2006 Torino and 2012 London Paralympic Games as part of the APC Sponsors and Supporters Team.