Committee Members

The Committee

The City of Leicester committee is made up of volunteers who strive to make the Club the best that it can be. All committee members have currently or have previously had children who swam with the City of Leicester.

If you have any comments or suggestions on how we could improve the club, please have a chat with any member of the committee below, or email us.




Tony Andrews 




Tony has been the Chair since January 2021. Prior to this he was a committee member since 2018

Tony's has one swimmer in the programme, Kate is currently in  Regional 1.

Julie Kabouya

Welfare Officer

Julie has been involved with CoL for many years since her children, both of whom competed internationally for Algeria, swam at the club. 

Julie was a timekeeper, a qualified judge and has remained as a committee member and Welfare Officer - something for which we are all very grateful.

Caroline Oxley


Also a Club Director, Caroline is a doctor of medicine by day, and treasurer / swim taxi by night.

She has 5 children, 3 of whom swim at CoL: Harriet (Performance); Olly (NAG) and Jess (Reg 2). Base Club: Braunstone.

Matthew Streeter


Matt's daughter Alice, has been at the City since development and is now in NAG.

As well as being a qualified J2, Matt was the main man in helping to bring the CoL survey to fruition. Base club: Market Harborough.

Paula O'Reilly


Paula joined the committee in April 2019. In her real life, she heads up the Marketing Procurement team at BT/EE/Plusnet.

Her daughters are Carys in Elite and Aimee in NAG. Their base club is Hinckley. A qualified J1, she and her family have been part of CoL for 6 years.  




Darryl Ryan


Darryl who is originally from the beautiful country of NZ has been on the committee for a number of years. He is a qualified J2 and trainee JS2.

He has 2 sons, one of whom was previously at CoL and both of whom still swim at Hinckley. Darryl manages everything electronic at CoL meets.

Kathy Mathias

Volunteer coordinator & membership support

Kathy is the latest recruit to the committee With a background in HR, her skills will be invaluable in helping to streamline processes and procedures.

She has 2 daughters - Poppy (in NAG) and Eva who is in the Development squad. Their base club is Coalville.

Jamie Evans

Head Coach

You can read more about Jamie under the coaches tab

Committee members can be contacted by emailing [email protected]