Director of Development
Tom is an experienced sports development professional having spent 17 years working in the public sector as facility manager and sports development officer in England before moving to Wales to manage the Dragon Sport programme in Merthyr Tydfil. Tom is now based in Cardiff having worked in various roles for Sport Wales since 2003 - he is currently managing a regional team, the grants department and has strategic responsibility for community sport and equality. Tom is also a member of Cardiff Met Sport Board and the Show Racism the Red Card Wales Advisory Committee. He has recently gained an MBA (Distinction) from the University of South Wales.
He is firmly in the twilight of a successful amateur football career - currently plying his trade for Mardy AFC in the Gwent County League - but during the past three years Tom has taken to triathlon. While performing at a very amateur level he has become hooked on the sport and is passionate about the potential participation opportunities that triathlon offers from novice to elite performer.'