The 2017 Pacific Games is headed up by Mark Stafford as the Chairman of the Games. Mark is a senior Partner with Barrett and Partners and Chairmen of Vanuatu Cricket. Mark will head a board of directors who will be announced shortly, that will ensure that the operations, sport and overall marketing of the Games is delivered on time and budget.

The CEO of the Games is Clint Flood who was named to this position in July 2016. Clint has extensive experience managing events around the world including Olympics, Commonwealth Games, World Championships and most recently was the Executive Operations Manager for the successful 2015 Pacific Games in PNG. Clint will build a team of 100 staff, and 2000 volunteers and performers to deliver the Games.