Geoff is responsible for all aspects of GMA business and has been engaged in a modernisation programme since he started with the GMA in 2005.
Jason oversees the delivery of the Pitch Advisory Service (PAS) as well as the GMA's Learning Department.
Alan joined the GMA in October 2015 and has responsibility to oversee the Finance and Administration functions in relation to all GMA matters. He is based at the Milton Keynes office.
An accomplished senior project management and client services leader, Sarah brings a wealth of experience to the GMA gained from over a decade of managing large-scale trade events primarily i
A key part of engaging members is the delivery of the GMA training products for which Dan has an oversight on marketing and service quality and delivery.
Louise has been the GMA's main point of contact for membership enquiries and renewals for a number of years.
Lisa works alongside Louise Hopkins as a key point of contact for membership enquiries and renewals.
Chris has overall responsibility for the design and build of GMA Learning, its training and qualification courses.
Anita deals with all aspects of training & education and is responsible for the organisation and administration of GMA courses and all educational qualifications.
Jo is responsible for the GMA's sales & purchase ledger and assists with office administration and all things GMA related.
Nicola joined the Grounds Management Association (GMA) in October 2017.
Before joining the Pitch Advisory Service, Ian had been contracted by the GMA, from 2008, as the regional advisor for the North of England, a role which included Ian working closely with the ECB re
Formerly assistant groundsman at Leicester City FC (since 2008), Tom is accredited to NVQ Level 3 in Sports Turf Management and NVQ Level 2 in Amenity Horticulture.
With strong and practical groundsmanship experience gained over 10 years with a youth football club – including being named as ECFA Youth Club Groundsman of the Year – 2006/2007 – Kevin has worked
Chris joined the GMA in 2022, bringing 14 years' practical experience in sports turf and amenity grassland management.
Andy joined the PAS team in July 2021 from Manchester City F.C. having worked as a groundsperson for five years at the club’s CFA training ground.
Anna Joined the Pitch Advisory Service in September 2021 as the PAS Administrator, supporting with the Pitch Advisory Service and GMA partner objectives.
Formerly Head Groundsman at Downe House School, Ashley managed the grounds staff as well as a comprehensive site consisting of grass and artificial sports turf surfaces, amenity lawns, gardens, and
Formerly Head Groundsman at Coventry City FC, Julien joined the GMA in March 2018, following a decade working in professional football.
Todd joined the Pitch Advisory Service as the Midlands Regional Pitch Advisor for the RFU in July of 2021, having gained a wide range of experience working as a Senior Groundsman for Walsall Footba
Ian joined the Pitch Advisory Service in Sept 2021, bringing over 39 years’ sports turf industry knowledge with him, covering all aspects of grounds management and maintenance from golf courses, in
Richard began his career at Chorley Football Club as a Youth Trainee.
Daniel brings to the role more than 11 years of groundsmanship and horticultural experience, underpinned by current studies towards his Level 3 Diploma in Horticulture (Sports Turf) to complement t
Phil brings more than 30 years’ experience to this role. He entered the industry from school, joining Essex County Cricket Club on a youth training scheme, gaining a city and guilds qualification.
Simon brings more than 30 years’ experience to this role and has achieved NVQ2 and NVQ3 in Greenkeeping and Sports Turf Management.
Adam has vast experience in the grounds care industry, having been heavily involved in professional and local cricket and professional football, via Accrington Stanley FC and Lytham Cricket and Spo