President, Scottish Veteran Ladies' Golf Association 2014-16
Scottish Government representative on the St Andrews Links Trust 2012-17
Chairman of the Trustees of the Women Golfers’ Museum 2003-
R&A Qualified referee since 1996. I have refereed at the Ricoh Womens’ British Open, USGA, LET, EGA, LGU and Scottish events
Chairman of the Ladies' Golf Union 2010-2013
LGU Vice Chairman 2009-2010
LGU representative on the Rolex World Rankings Committee 2008-2010
Chairman of GB&I International Selection Committee 2006-2010
LGU representative on the R&A Amateur Status Committee 2006-2010
Scottish representative on the Ladies’ Golf Union Council 2006-2010
Chairman of the Midlothian County Centenary Committee 2003-2009
Chairman of East of Scotland Girls’ Golfing Association 2001-2008
Chairman of Scottish Ladies Golfing Association 1999-2000
Chairman of SLGA Girls’ Golf committee 1997-1999
East of Scotland representative on the SLGA committee 1995-2000
Captain of Midlothian County Ladies Golf Association 1991-1993
Captain of Broomieknowe Golf Club Ladies Section 1982-84 and 2004-2006 (Centenary)
July 2004: Took early retirement to pursue other interests.
1984-2004: University of Edinburgh
2001-2004: Computing Service: Principal Computing Officer: In charge of computer support for the College of Humanities and Social Science (12,000 students, 2,000+ staff).
Latterly I managed a team of 23 spread across the campus.
1993-2001: Computing Service: Senior Computing Officer: In charge of the support team for the Faculty of Social Science
1988-1993: Computing Service: Computing Officer: Faculty of Social Science
1984-1988: Department of Business Studies: Demonstrator.
1973-1984: took time off to raise a family (3 daughters)
1970-1973: Computer Programmer and latterly Programmer/Analyst with John Menzies (Holdings) Ltd.
University of Edinburgh: BSc in Mathematics and Computer Science (1970)
George Watson’s Ladies’ College, Edinburgh: 6 Highers (1966)
Golf: Current Handicap 14, Member of Gullane Ladies’ Golf Club and St Rule Club
Honorary member of Midlothian County Ladies’ Golf Association.
Midlothian County player in the early 1980’s.
History of Ladies Golf: I speak, write articles and act as an authority on womens’ golf history.
Collecting Golf Memorabilia. My husband and I collect books, clubs, silverware, medals, ephemera and art. Member of the British Golf Collectors Society.
Playing Hickory Golf. Have played for Europe v USA in the BGCS Hickory Grail, and in several other international hickory events.
Developing Websites: Partner (with Colin Farquharson) in scottishgolfview.com and kirkwoodgolf.co.uk. Both very successful golf news sites.
I have also helped some Counties to get started with websites.
Bridge. Member of Gullane Bridge Club and Marmion Bridge Club. Play for the Gullane team in the East of Scotland league.