Gemma Dooley joins Golf NSW Board

Golf NSW have announced Gemma Dooley as its new Director appointed by the Board.

Dooley brings to the Board considerable managerial and professional experience having being an investment professional with over twenty years in the financial services industry, spanning both Australia and Singapore.

Gemma Dooley Gemma Dooley (Credit: Golf NSW)

She is currently the General Manager – Institutional Business with a leading financial institution.

Chairman Chris Allen said, “We look forward to working with Gemma. With her extensive skill set and experience, she will add value not only to our Board but to our golfing community.”

Allen went on to say that, “Many would know Gemma in the golfing circles through her achievements as an amateur golfer from Moore Park Golf Club and NSW Golf Club.”

“She is a multiple winner of the NSW Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship (2007, 2009, 2013), NSW Mixed Foursomes Championship (2007, 2008) and Moore Park Golf Club Women’s Championship (2005-2011, 2013) as well as being a current Pennant Player for NSW Golf Club.”

Dooley has also been a first grade tennis and hockey player and an avid touch footballer. Dooley grew up on a beef cattle property in the Hunter Valley and is from a sporting family, with her twin brother having been a professional rugby league player for ten years.

In response to being appointed to the Golf NSW Board, Dooley said, “I am thrilled to be appointed to the Golf NSW Board and look forward to working with and learning from the current Board members. This should be a great experience and a way to give back to a sport that I am passionate about.”