A member of Ballochmyle since he was a junior golfer, President McMurdo is self employed and plays of a handicap of 3. He has been a member of the AGA Executive since 2006 and has been involved in a number of aspects of the work of the Association in his time on The Executive, including coaching and tournaments, as well as having gained an SGU rules qualification.
In accepting the position, James McMurdo considered it an honour, both personally and for his club, He also paid tribute to the good work that Past President Milton Murray did during his two years in office, and presented him with his Past Presidents badge.
Seventeen member clubs were represented at the meeting where approval was given to the previously circulated Presidents Report, Financial Report, Coaching Report, Course Rating Report, Ayrshire Junior Golf League Report and Scottish Golf Union Report.
|Secretary / Treasurer|
Alasdair J Malcolm
Alasdair J Malcolm (Prestwick St Cuthbert) was re elected as Secretary / Treasurer for the forthcoming year, having held the post since 2009.
Two valued executive members stood down at the AGM after a number of years of involvement with The Association. Past President David Miller (Kilmarnock Barassie) and John Duncan (Troon Portland) were thanked for their efforts on behalf of The Association.
Also elected to The Executive were new members. John Watt (Prestwick St Cuthbert) and Willie McCormack (Ayr Seafield), who will serve for a three year period.
Ian Hoynes (West Kilbride) was also elected to The Executive for the first time, filling a vacancy for a two year initial period.
Ronnie Potts (Irvine Ravenspark) was re elected as Area Representitive to the SGU.
There being no other business or matters raised, President McMurdo closed the meeting at 7.45 p.m.