ENSW Office Staff

Bruce Farrar - Chief Executive Officer

Bruce comes to us with twenty years of corporate experience, having held CEO and Managing Director roles in both the private and public sectors. He has a Bachelor of Engineering, a Master of Business Administration and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

His passion for horse sports has seen Bruce compete in Eventing, Dressage and Showjumping. Bruce describes his equestrian pursuits as an ex rugby player competing enthusiastically without the pre-requisite style, rhythm and balance.

Email: [email protected]


Sue Birch - NCAS Co-ordinator/ Dressage Consultant 

Sue is the one of the long standing team members at Equestrian NSW, first joining us in August 2002. Coming from a coporate background, Sue has worked at IBM in office administration and NAB in a range of finance and marketing managerial roles servicing metropolitan and rural NSW and QLD. Sue achieved a Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing) degree from the UNSW and a Diploma in Direct Marketing. 

Sue is our resident dressage guru and is a D level dressage judge and National Para Equestrian Judge. Sue can be found most weekends judging at events around Sydney. Home is in the Hawkesbury with a couple of horses and a collection of rescue jack russells.

Email: [email protected]

Susie Burns - Member Services

Joined the Equestrian NSW during EI in 2007. She is a qualified Equine Myofunctional Therapist, Working Equitation Judge and EA State Show Horse official and runs a horse physio business from home with her husband, Ian.

Susie has 2 children, Emily and Timothy, 2 spoilt puppies Daisy and Jelly Bean, 3 cats and 2 horses. Home is in Razorback.

Email: [email protected]

Elysha Sargent - Member Services (Wed/Thurs/Fri)

Elysha joined the staff of the ENSW as a casual for the busy renewal period in 2007 and has never left! After growing up competing in eventing, showjumping and Pony Club she spent 10 years in the racing industry working for some of Australia's best trainers and travelling with horses but felt the need to return home to some "normal horses".

Home is at Razorback on 'the funny farm' with husband Woody, son Nicholas and daughter Chloe, 2 dogs, Coppa and Kippa and plenty of horses. Elysha likes champagne and chocolate.

Email: [email protected]

Linda Skinner - Member Services (Mon/Tue/Wed)

Linda brings to ENSW her exceptional customer services skills and can assist you with all your membership and horse registration enquiries.

Linda has grown up with horses and showing and has passed on her love of quality riding horses to her children, Mia and Jett.

Email: [email protected]  

Tina Mougios - Operations Manager (Mon/Tue/Wed)

Tina oversees the office and finance function for ENSW. 

Tina previously worked in administrative and customer service roles within the Leather Industry and more recently assisted Equestrian NSW with major events - State and National Interschool, HOTY, Summer Showjumping Classic.

Home now has a paddock full of ponies, 5 dogs, 1 cat and chickens.

Tina loves to ride dressage and attend the local dressage club where she is an active volunteer.

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