Your Committees.

Committee

Mark Deuble (President)

Mark was a Palliative Medicine Physician with Queensland Health and had an extensive medical career spanning 30 years. He worked as a General Practitioner for over decade before specialising in Palliative Medicine. Mark was elected to the Committee in 2017 and has been a Member since 2002.

Deborah Kember (Vice President)

Debbie is an experienced non-executive Director of membership-based education companies and incorporated associations, serving as President of three organisations across her career. She is a Senior Officer in the Queensland Department of Education, with expertise based on teaching, leadership, and digital technology qualifications to PhD level. Debbie joined the club in 1990 and has played Pennants across many years since the 1990’s.

Bruce Myers (Hon. Treasurer)

Bruce, a qualified Accountant, has over 35 years experience in both financial and general management across a range of industries including manufacturing, retail and hospitality. Bruce is currently the CFO of Howard Smith Wharves, one of Brisbane’s largest and most successful hospitality precincts. Bruce joined The Brisbane Golf Club in 2014.

Alan Grieve (Captain)

Alan is a civil design draftsman with 30 years in the civil engineering industry.  He has been with EngineersPlus, a civil and structural engineering company based in Hervey Bay since the end of 2012.  Alan has been a Member of The Brisbane Golf Club since 2014. He has strong passion for hickory golf and is a an Australian Hickory Champion and winner of the US Hickory Open. 

Ash Sturmer (Vice Captain)

A former registered nurse, Ash is now working for Cook Medical as a Global Product Manager, and has worked in the medical field for 32 years. Ash has been a Member of golf clubs in Sydney, Brisbane, and Perth and also assisted the Match Committee at Ryde Parramatta and Lakelands. He plays Pennants for The Brisbane Golf Club and has been a member since 2017.

Catherine Hammond

Catherine has been in the flexible packaging industry for 32 years. For the past 17 years she has been the Northern Region Research & Development Director for Amcor Flexibles Asia Pacific, which is the largest packaging company in the world.  Catherine has a degree in Applied Science from RMIT University and has been a Member since 2000. She has been on the Committee since 2015.

Richard Garnham

Richard is a Registered Landscape Architect and Urban Designer with over 30 years experience in private consulting practice, including as a Senior Principal with Tract; a large national independent Planning, Urban Design and Landscape Architecture firm. Richard joined the Club in 2003 and since 2012 has been involved with and supported course planning initiatives, including the preparation of and ongoing delivery of the Landscape Masterplan. 

Andrew Slack

Andrew is a former Queensland and Australian rugby union representative who captained the Wallabies in 19 Tests. He was a sports journalist and sports editor for Nine News Brisbane for 28 years and is currently a rugby columnist for The Sunday Mail. Andrew is also Vice-President of the Queensland Reds and a Director of Golf Queensland. He has been a Member for 32 years and was elected to the Committee in 2017.

Paul O’Callaghan

Prior to his retirement Paul was Regional Manager Australia and New Zealand for Holcim Ltd, a swiss multinational in the construction materials business. He has held various key executive positions with Queensland Cement Ltd (Australia) and Holcim Philippines and is currently a Director of Cement Australia Pty Limited. Paul has a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Queensland and has been a Member since 1999. 

Ladies' Committee

President – Sue Lewandowski

Vice President – Anna Lyons

Treasurer – Andree Millard

Captain – Helen Caris

Vice Captain – Janet Nathanson

Secretary – Trisha Quinn

Saturday Ladies’ Representative – Catherine Hammond

Committee Members – Catherine Reidy, Kerri McGuire, Lisa Schoutrop

Sub-Committees

Finance, Audit and Governance Sub-Committee

Committee – Bruce Myers (Chair), Paul O’Callaghan, Mark Deuble

Ladies’ Committee – Andree Millard

Management Team – Geoff Kuehner (CEO), Kymberley Patterson (Finance Manager)

Member Services’ Sub-Committee

Committee – Debbie Kember (Chair), Mark Deuble, Catherine Hammond, Trisha Quinn

Ladies’ Committee – Sue Lewandowski, Anna Lyons

Management Team – Geoff Kuehner (CEO), Rudy Cheong (Food & Beverage Manager), Peter Collins (Corporate Golf & Operations Manager)

Membership – Lewis Clelland, Matt Winkley

Match Sub-Committee

Committee – Alan Grieve (Chair), Mark Deuble, Ash Sturmer, Andrew Slack

Ladies’ Committee – Helen Caris, Janet Nathanson

Management Team – Geoff Kuehner (CEO), Joe Janison (Director of Golf), Reece McRae (Assistant Director of Golf)

Membership – Phil Fraser

Course Sub-Committee

Committee – Paul O’Callaghan (Chair), Mark Deuble, Alan Grieve, Ash Sturmer, Richard Garnham

Management Team – Geoff Kuehner (CEO), Mitch Hayes (Course Superintendent), Joe Janison (Director of Golf), Reece McRae (Assistant Director of Golf)