Mandy Jarvis

Mandy Jarvis

Director, Operations / PGA Level 1 / Activator

Previously:  Paralegal – IMG Legal Department

Golf Handicap:  WIP

Favourite Community Golf Game:  Golf Pong

Favourite Saying:  “Keep on keeping on …”

What’s in your mug first thing in the morning: Cuppa Tetleys (builders, white no sugar)

Away from Golf: My two daughters keep me very busy!

Simon Kidd

Simon Kidd

Director, Finance

Also:  Managing Director of Accounting Company

Golf Handicap:  5

Favourite Community Golf Game:  Most of them!

Favourite Saying: “Build it and they will come” – From Field of Dreams Film with Kevin Costner

What’s in your mug first thing in the morning: PG tips tea, no milk or sugar

Away from Golf: Cycling and travel

Gillian (Gilly) Thomas

Gillian (Gilly) Thomas


Previously: MSc Student at the University of Chichester

Golf Handicap: Work in progress!

Favourite Community Golf Game: Rings

Favourite Saying: ‘Be a warrior, not a worrier’

What’s in your mug first thing in the morning: Decaf coffee!

A way from Golf:  I’m a trainee sport psychologist and I love rugby (playing and watching)

Dualle Ahmed

Dualle Ahmed

Sessional Activator

Previously: Studying Croydon College and UNICEF steering group

Golf Handicap: Work in progress

Favourite Community Golf Game: Little Binnit

Favourite Saying:  “Don’t count the days, make the days count” – Mohamed Ali

What’s in your mug first thing in the morning: Tea

Away from Golf: Photography, Travel, Martial Arts and Swimming

Jon Benjamin

Jon Benjamin

Assistant at Golf in the Park

Previously: Small business Owner/Health Club Management

Golf Handicap: 9

Favourite Community Golf Game: Howzat

Favourite Saying: Don’t judge someone until you’ve walked in their shoes

What’s in your mug first thing in the morning: Nice cup of Rosie Lee

A way from Golf:  Very long suffering ST holder at Tottenham

Julia Brook

Julia Brook

ASQ Level 2 / Sessional Activator

Previously:  NHS Admin & Business Management, Process Redesign.

Golf Handicap:  4

Favourite Community Golf Game:  Bullseye Chip

Favourite Saying: “Your past is not your future” anon…

What’s in your mug first thing in the morning: Nursery Tea! ie very weak and milky

Away from Golf: Sport and Music

Steph Thomas

Steph Thomas


Sian Jarvis

Sian Jarvis

Junior Volunteer

Cameron Burden

Cameron Burden

Junior Volunteer

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We’re looking for great people to join our team to deliver a range of Community Golf products across East & West Surrey, South London. Sessional Activator / Site Assistant / Volunteering roles available.


“Golf has given me a lot of life experiences and a massive amount of enjoyment, and I want to share this with other people. I believe every young person should have that opportunity.”

Richard Shaw
Founder, Community Golf

“Working with the Community Golf team has been a revelation into what community sport needs: pure passion, great ideas and excellent delivery. As a funder of Community Golf, their professional way of working in these three areas gives us confidence that they can continually deliver the results that we require.”

David George

Partner Management

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