A former Club Manager at the Glen Golf Club in North Berwick (1999-2008), Kevin was named the UK Golf Club Manager of the Year in 2004, and was in the first group of Europeans to be awarded the CCM (Certified Club Manager) in 2008. Kevin went on to work for the National Governing Body for golf in Scotland for 7 years, leading a team providing support to hundreds of Scottish Golf Club Managers.
As the Chairman of the CMAE Education Policy Board Kevin was responsible for bringing formal structured education to club managers in Europe, and regularly tops the presenter charts at those MDP courses, sharing his knowledge of Club Governance, Business Planning, Committee Politics, Financial Management, Customer Service and Professional/Personal Development. He has addressed his peers at the annual CMAA World Conference of Club Management on nine occasions.
In 2014 Kevin became the first European to be invited on to the CMAA Committee for Professional Development, the body that oversees the curriculum and qualifications for the industry across the globe. Kevin is now the Director of Contemporary Club Leadership Ltd, a training and consultancy business, which provides support to Managers and Committees of clubs in a variety of sports and settings.