The University of Waikato Adams Centre for High Performance is managed by Bay Venues, led by Gary Dawson as chief executive. Gary has significant experience in the area of high performance sport including CEO of championship-winning Chiefs team and CEO of Waikato Rugby.
Justine Brennan is the manager of the Centre. Justine brings both strong sporting and business acumen to the manager's position. She also holds the role of Chief Operations Officer for Bay Venues Limited. Justine has held significant strategic planning roles in both the private and public sector as well as having been a high calibre rower of Olympic potential.