Geoff is responsible for all aspects of IOG business and is engaged in a modernisation programme and the implementation of “Challenging Perceptions” - the IOG's 2006 - 2012 strategy and the new 201
Tim joined the IOG in October 2015 and has experience in marketing strategy development and implementation.
Jason oversees the delivery of the Grounds in Natural Turf Improvement Programme. This three-year programme is funded jointly by The FA, The ECB, The RFL, Sport England and the IOG.
Karen is responsible for recruiting new members as well as further developing opportunities for managing events and sponsorship, with membership, employers and other interested organisations.
Chris has overall responsibility for the design and build of IOG Learning, its training and qualification courses.
Dan is responsible for engaging and retaining our members, providing them with ‘a reason to stay’.
Alan joined the IOG in October 2015 and has responsibility to oversee the Finance and Office functions in relation to all IOG matters. He is based at the Milton Keynes office.
Before joining the Grounds and Natural Turf Improvement Programme, Ian had been contracted by the IOG, from 2008, as the regional advisor for the North of England, a role which included Ian working
Diann deals with all aspects of training & education and is responsible for the organisation and administration of IOG courses and all educational qualifications.
Louise has been the IOG'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.
Sue is responsible for the IOG's sales & purchase ledger and assists with membership and office administration.
Armed with a graphic design degree and relevant industry experience, Hannah joined us in March 2016 - responsible for developing and implementing IOG strategic and creative messaging.
Ian joins the IOG with a wealth of managerial expertise with 12 years’ experience working alongside national and local key industry partners managing projects, budgets and timescales.
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
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.
Andrew was appointed into the new regional team in 2014, having been an IOG regional advisor for the previous four years under the ECB programme.
Darren joined the programme in January 2015.
Len works in the Wales Region for the England and Wales Cricket Board, he is a past Head Groundsman at Glamorgan County Cricket Ground.