Royal Tara Golf Club is a members owned club with a Board of Management (BOM) elected by the Joint Club to govern and manage the Club on behalf of its members. The purpose of the BOM is to provide leadership and strategic direction focusing on the vision, core values and Club objectives, as determined by the members. The Chairperson of the Board of Management can be appointed for a multi-annual term and the BOM is structured to ensure a diversity of representation in terms of gender, age, experience and skills set.
The golf affairs and activities of the club are managed by the Men’s and Women’s Clubs respectively.
Board of Management 2023
Position Name Chairperson Tom Byrne Captain Michael Killeen Lady Captain Jean Smyth Hon. Secretary Dave Byrne Hon. Treasurer Luke Bowden Hon. Course Secretary Tom Heneghan Vice-Captains Frank Gleeson
House Convenor Derek Power Business Development Martin Casey
Trustees Paul Brady
Men’s Committee 2024
Position Name President Gerard Branigan Captain Frank Gleeson Vice-Captain Michael Mangan Hon. Secretary Aidan McHugh Hon. Treasurer Jim Cleary Hon. Handicap Secretary Derek Brazil Hon. Competition Secretary Ronan Lynch Committee
Michael Killeen (ex-officio)
Women’s Committee 2024
Position Name President Pauline Browne Captain Theresa Brennan Vice-Captain Maura Madden Hon. Secretary Judith Giles Hon. Treasurer Elaine Healy Hon. Competition Secretary Lucy McLoughlin Hon. Handicap Secretary Mairead Rogers Committee Jean Smyth (ex-officio)