Ben Howlett will lead Peel Thunder again in 2021 named skipper as part of a six-man leadership group.
The 32-year-old has played for Peel since his Essendon career wrapped up at the end of the 2017 season.
Howlett will be joined fellow former Bomber Jackson Merritt, Eagles premiership player Will Schofield, Blair Bell, Ben Hancock and Brayden Lawler.
General Manager of Football Operations Matt Rosa said “We are fortunate to have an experienced group of Leaders that are passionate about driving standards and helping their teammates develop as people and footballers."
Peel start the 2021 season against East Fremantle on Good Friday at David Grays Arena.