Latrobe Golf Club has a committee structure to oversee the operation of the club. The General Committee is elected annually in June and comprises the President, Vice President, Captain, Treasurer and five general committee members.
Membership of the General Committee is open to any member of the club who has been a member for at least five years.
There are six standing sub-committees which report to the General Committee; they are the Executive, Match, Course, Finance, House and Social, and Youth Development. These committees normally meet every month.
In addition, a number of planning groups for specific projects are appointed as required, such as Building, Future Strategy Planning, and Constitution and By-Laws Review.
Committee Members – 2020/21
Membership of the General Committee and the subcommittees on which those members serve are as follows:
President: Mr Phil Misso
Phil has been a member of Latrobe since 1996 and has been on the Board of Latrobe since 2014. Phil works in the legal profession and is a County Court Judge.
Vice President: Mr David Madigan
David has been a member of Latrobe Golf Club since 1993. He held the President position in 2008-2012 aa as well as being the Treasurer of the club for five years. David is a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) and a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD).
Captain: Mr Peter Gebert
Peter has been a member of Latrobe since 1992 and joined the Board in 2017. Peter has a background in Financial Services.
Treasurer: Mr Matt Canty
Matt has been a member since 2012. He has a background in accounting and finance as a Chartered Accountant and currently works at an international architecture firm.
Mrs Linda Nguyen
Linda has been a member of Latrobe Golf Club since 2010. She held the Women’s President position in 2016-2017 and has recently joined the board in 2018. Linda has a background in IT management.
Mr Tim Stray
Tim is the former Captain of the Latrobe golf club for the past seven years. Tim joined the club in 1998 and a has been on the Board for the past eight years. Tim is a registered builder with his own business for the past 32 years.
Mr Greg Madigan
Greg has been a member of Latrobe Golf Club since 1993and he will be the Vice Captian to Peter Gebert. Greg is an MBA qualified senior executive with extensive leadership experience across large, complex operating environments in the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) & education sectors.
Ms Suzanne Dixon
Suzanne has been a member of Latrobe Golf Club since 2000 and has been a past Vice-Captain and Captain of the Women’s committee. Suzanne had a career in senior management and advancement (Fundraising/Partnerships) within the University sector at Melbourne University and La Trobe University.
Women’s Sub-Committee Members – 2020/21
- Women’s President: Sue Westwood
- Women’s Vice President: Janet Vincent
- Women’s Captain: Mitch Cleary
- Women’s Vice Captain: Kim Stewart
- Secretary: Louise Keelan
- Treasurer: Jan Thomas
- Committee: Sue Berean
- Committee: Judy Ebacioni
- Committee: Judy Hewett
- Committee: Apantree Justice