Gavin is responsible for developing the new National Junior Golf Framework with the remit of growing junior membership and participation with clubs. The role will involve supporting clubs with their own junior programmes and school links, creating new junior competition structures, coach development and training for volunteers, while overseeing safeguarding and child protection procedures. Gavin works closely with PGA professionals and other industry partners, while managing the HSBC Golf Roots Project Fund, Junior GolfSixes and Box of Tricks junior membership resources in partnership with the Golf Foundation.
Since graduating with a BSc (hons) in Sport, Health and Exercise from the University of Abertay in 2007, Gavin has worked in a number of areas within the sports sector which include education and local authority. Passionate about sport, Gavin still enjoys regularly playing football, table tennis and is a member of Carnoustie Golf Links.