REPs Staff

The Team

Stephen Gacsal – Registrar

Reporting to the board is Stephen Gacsal, the Registrar of REPs, who oversees the day to day operations of the register.

Stephen has extensive management and industry experience, having previously operated businesses, and holding board and directorship positions in the exercise industry for over 20 years. Stephen in conjunction with the REPs board, is committed to the ongoing growth and development of the register.


Charlie Beagle – Projects Co-ordinator

Specialising in web support, registration of exercise facilities and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses, Project development and helps Exercise New Zealand with the running of it’s national conference FitEx.

Charlie first started in the industry in 2005 as a Sales Manager for successful facilities in Christchurch. After a short break away he came back to manage two facilities in Christchurch before coming on board with REPs in July 2008.

unnamedHannah King – Registration Co-ordinator

Hannah King started in the role of REPs Registration Coordinator in November. Hannah comes to REPs from a background in electronics and sales work. She will be using her previous experience for processing REPs registrations, answering any REPs questions and helping guide applicants through the registration process.
Hannah has lived in Christchurch for several years but is from both Te Hiku O Te Ika, the Far North District РNorth Island where her family still resides and the Waikato area. Has had experience as a Waka Ama Paddler is still an avid follower of the sport due to her family’s continued participation and success in the sport.

Liz Slone – Registration Liaison

Liz looks after the registration side of REPs and has a strong commitment to delivering great customer service. She is passionate about personal development and holistic health, loves yoga and weight sessions in the gym and enjoys building connections within the health and fitness industry within New Zealand.




Nathan Burrows – REPs Support

Nathan works for Exercise New Zealand, but helps out at busy times with answering REPs telephone and email inquiries.
Nathan has a wealth of knowledge and experience of REPs registration having worked for Exercise New Zealand and REPs for over 10 years.