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Our Trustees

How are we Governed?

Wentworth Foundation Scholars and the Board of Trustees 2022 with Malcolm Walker
Patricia Leon

Stuart Boyle
Trustee

Stuart Boyle

Stuart is the Director of Golf having joined Wentworth in 2013. He oversees the full Golf operation at the Club. He represented Scotland at both Under 16 and Under 18 level, and also played in the British Boys and British amateur competitions. As the face of our Golf team, Stuart enjoys playing socially with Members and occasionally gets the chance to compete in Professional events and Pro-Ams. Away from the Club, Stuart enjoys spending time with family and friends, and looks forward to the day his son is able to swing a club!

John Blanch General Manager
Trustee

John Blanch

A PGA Pro, John joined Wentworth Club as General Manager in 2021 having spent his professional life competing and working abroad where he managed some of the biggest golfing complexes in the world. Having attended Bernard Gallacher’s golf school at Wentworth Club in his early years the Foundation is close to his heart and is something John is very proud of and feels passionately about.

Todd Patrick
Trustee

Todd Patrick

Todd has been a Member of Wentworth since 2013 and was Club Captain in 2020. It was during his Captaincy that Todd became actively engaged in the Foundation and continued to be an intrinsic part of its activities, becoming a Trustee in the same year. He is passionate about youth development and mentorship and delights in being able to help our scholars with their transition as they leave the Foundation and embark upon their adult lives.

Michael McCloughlin
Trustee

Michael McCloughlin

A keen golfer, Michael has been a Member of Wentworth Club for almost 50 years where he has been actively involved with the Foundation for 20 of those years both as a Trustee and also as a Junior Organiser where he assists our aspiring young golfers take part in internal competitions as well as against other Clubs such as St. Andrew’s and Sunningdale.

Keith Balson-Scales
Secretary

Keith Balson-Scales

Membership Manager at the Club and a PGA professional. Keith is integral to the Foundation, being the first point of call for our aspiring golfers and tennis players he is a constant support throughout their time at the Foundation both on and off the courts and courses.

Dominic Elsom
Trustee

Dominic Elsom

Dominic Elsom is the Marketing Director for a Construction Equipment Supplier as well as Director of a Property Investment Company and Founding Partner of a Marketing Consultancy. Dominic has been a Member of Wentworth Club since 2002 and became a Trustee of the Wentworth Golf & Tennis Foundation in 2015 having taken a very active interest in the Foundation throughout his membership. Dominic passionately believes in the Foundation's principles and is committed to making a positive difference to young people’s lives. He is also a Trustee of the Mabel Alice Rollins Trust.

Our History

WHY AND WHEN WERE WE FOUNDED?