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 Siobhan Kelly
Trustees Paul Brady
Men’s Committee 2023
Position Name President Paddy O’Brien Captain Michael Killeen Vice-Captain Frank Gleeson Hon. Secretary John Connolly Hon. Treasurer Jim Cleary Hon. Handicap Secretary Brian Conroy Hon. Competition Secretary Brian Conroy Committee
Bob Turley (ex-officio)
Women’s Committee 2023
Position Name President Alice Collier Captain Jean Smyth Vice-Captain Theresa Brennan Hon. Secretary Judith Giles Hon. Treasurer Elaine Healy Hon. Competition Secretary Lucy McLoughlin Hon. Handicap Secretary Mairead Rogers Committee Regina Lynch (ex-officio)
Ann Clarke Doggett
Mary Mc Connell