Hockey Centre

Staff Profiles

Who we are

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Leadership:
David Sweetman: Chief Executive Officer

Jamie Frail: Head of Domestic Game


Domestic Games Team

Colleen Reid: Coach Education Development Manager

Michael McDougall: Development Administrator

Scott Madden: Regional Development Manager (Tayside & Fife)

Katie Brown: Regional Development Manager (West)

Elliot Baker: Regional Development Manager (East)

Kevin McNab: Regional Development Manager (Grampian)

Janet Jack: Borders Development Officer (Part-time)

Lindsey Forster: Borders Development Administrator (Part-time)

Kirsty Fowler: Competitions and Events Manager

Sarah Crilly: Competitions and Events Officer


Performance:
Andy Tennant: Head of Performance 
Leanne Orr: Performance Co-Ordinator
Gordon Shepherd: Senior Women's Head Coach
Derek Forsyth: Senior Men's Head Coach
Graham Moodie: Under 21 Men's Head Coach
Neil Menzies: Under 21 Women's Head Coach

Communications:
Paul Elliott: Communications Manager

Finance:
Lloyd Sammeroff: Finance Officer

Megan Cunningham: Office Administrator

LEADERSHIP

David Sweetman

Job Title:
Chief Executive Officer
Email: david.sweetman@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141 550 5999

  • Provide vision, leadership and direction to the company and the sport
  • Provide high level support to the President and the Board
  • Co-ordinate relationships with member clubs and external agencies
  • Represent Scottish Hockey nationally and internationally
  • Lead and manage the delivery of the business plan

 

 

 

Domestic Games Team

Jamie Frail

Job Title:
Head of Domestic Game
Email: jamie.frail@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141 550 5999

  • Lead and manage the Development Team
  • Build partnerships with local authorities and leisure trusts
  • Membership development and growth
  • Workforce development
  • Equality
  • Child welfare and protection

 

Colleen Reid

Job Title:
Coach Education Development Manager
Email: colleen.reid@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141 550 5999

  • Manage, develop and implement Coach Education objectives
  • Manage the process of identifying the need for Coach Education courses at various levels; including arrange, implement, staff and support these courses
  • Manage Tutor and Assessor Training & Development opportunities
  • Establish a Coach Mentor Programme
  • Manage the delivery of Teacher in-service days etc., where required.
  • Manage the Coach of the Year Awards.

 

Michael McDougall

Job Title:
Membership Development Officer
Email: Michael.Macdougall@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141 550 5999

  • Development team adminstrator

 

 

Scott Madden

Job Title:
Regional Development Manager (Tayside & Fife)
Email: scott.madden@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Tayside & Fife Sporting Partnership, Lynch Sports Centre, South Road, Dundee, DD2 4SR
Phone: 07787 151 063 & 01382 431852

  • Lead development officer for hockey in Tayside and Fife
  • Implement a strategic plan for hockey in order to ensure the infrastructure of the sport develops effectively
  • Link between Local Authorities, Clubs, Schools and other key stakeholders in Tayside and Fife
  • Development of club, school and youth hockey in central Scotland.
  • Support local authorities and partners with club structures, coach education. implementing sustainable development initiatives etc
  • Work towards and support Scottish Hockey’s national objectives

 

 

 

Katie Brown

Job Title:
Regional Development Manager (West)
Email: Katie.Brown@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141 550 5999 & 07736 293840

  • Lead development officer for hockey in the west of Scotland
  • Implement a strategic plan for hockey in order to ensure the infrastructure of the sport develops effectively
  • Link between Local Authorities, Clubs, Schools and other key stakeholders in the west of Scotland
  • Development of club, school and youth hockey in the west of Scotland.
  • Support local authorities and partners with club structures, coach education. implementing sustainable development initiatives etc
  • Work towards and support Scottish Hockey’s national objectives

 

Kevin McNab

Job Title:
Regional Development Manager (Grampian)
Email: kevin.mcnab@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: c/o Council Offices, Viewmount, Arduthie Road, Stonehaven, AB39 2DQ
Phone: 01569 768351 & 07506 854126

  • Lead development officer for hockey in Grampian
  • Implement a strategic plan for hockey in order to ensure the infrastructure of the sport develops effectively
  • Link between Local Authorities, Clubs, Schools and other key stakeholders in Grampian
  • Development of club, school and youth hockey in Grampian
  • Support local authorities and partners with club structures, coach education. implementing sustainable development initiatives etc
  • Work towards and support Scottish Hockey’s national objectives

 

Elliot Baker

Job Title: Regional Development Manager (East)
Email: elliot.baker@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Caledonia House, 1 Redheughs Rigg, South Gyle, EH12 9DQ & Glasgow National Hockey Centre
Phone: 07739 240 920
  • Lead development officer for hockey in the East
  • Implement a strategic plan for hockey in order to ensure the infrastructure of the sport develops effectively
  • Link between Local Authorities, Clubs, Schools and other key stakeholders in the East
  • Development of club, school and youth hockey in the East.
  • Support local authorities and partners with club structures, coach education. implementing sustainable development initiatives etc
  • Work towards and support Scottish Hockey’s national objectives

Vacant

Job Title:
Glasgow & the West Development Officer
Email:
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141550599

  • Develop the sustainability of the Glasgow and the West programmes
  • Link between Local Authorities, Clubs, Schools and other key stakeholders in Glasgow and the West.
  • Develop and implement the wholesport plan for hockey across Glasgow and the West.
  • Support local authorities and partners with club structures, coach education. implementing sustainable development initiatives etc.
  • Development of club, school and youth hockey in Glasgow and the West.
  • Work towards and support Scottish Hockey’s national objectives

PERFORMANCE

Andy Tennant

Job Title:
Head of Performance
Email: andy.tennant@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141 550 5999

  • Manage the national programmes
  • Manage the coaching staff for the national and performance programmes
  • Manage the Aberdeen Asset Management coaches and coaching programmes
  • Develop and manage the training environment for the performance and national programmes
  • Contribute to the GB Hockey programmes

 

Leanne Orr

Job Title:
Performance Co-Ordinator
Email: performance@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141 550 5999

  • Oversees all 8 International team logistics.
  • Administration of all performance squads.
  • Organises all International team visits and co-ordinates the hosting of International Competitions.
  • Deals with Insurance related queries and claims.
  • Organises all international umpires/officials logistics for European or world competitions.
  • Co-ordinates international umpire and officials appointments

 

National Performance Coaches

Scottish Hockey employs coaches to lead our male and female, u21 and Senior squads to ensure continued elite player development, allowing Scotland compete at the highest level.
Male Senior Coach: Derek Forsyth Female Senior Coach: Gordon Shepherd
Derek Forsyth
Gordon Shepherd
U21 Male Coach: Graham Moodie U21 Female Coach: Neil Menzies
Graham Moodie
Neil Menzies

 

COMPetitions

Kirsty Fowler

Job Title:
Competitions and Events Manager
Email: competitions@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141 550 5999

  • Manage the administration of senior National Leagues and Cup Competitions (Indoor and Outdoor)
  • Manage the dministration of Youth Cups and Competitions
  • Application of competition bye-laws and disciplinary procedures
  • Work with appointsments committee on officials availabilty and appointments systems
  • Assist with member registrations and transfers

Sarah Crilly

Job Title:
Competitions and Events Officer
Email: sarah.crilly@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141 550 5999

  • Assist the administration of Senior National Leagues and Cup Competitions (Indoor and Outdoor)
  • Assist and manage the administration of Youth Cups and Competitions
  • Assist with member registrations and transfers
  • Provide support to the Competitions and Events Manager

 

Operations

Lloyd Sammeroff

Job Title:
Finance Officer
Email: finance@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141 550 5999

  • Look after the financial affairs of  SH on a day to day basis
  • Prepare annual financial report and accounts
  • Prepare and submit all necessary tax returns

Megan Cunningham

Job Title: Office Administrator
Email: megan.cunningham@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141 550 5999
* Deliver Scottish Hockey adminstrative duties

COMMUNICATIONS

Paul Elliott

Job Title: Communications Manager
Email: paul.elliott@scottish-hockey.org.uk
Address: Glasgow National Hockey Centre, 8 King's Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB
Phone: 0141 550 5999

*Create and deliver Scottish Hockey's communications strategy

*Responsible for all media and marketing output

*Contact for media enquiries

* Deliver sponsorship agreements