Marian Rae takes office as England Golf President

Marian Rae

Yorkshire’s Marian Rae took office as the new President of England Golf at the organisation’s annual meeting.

Marian, from Lindrick Golf Club, has been a prominent figure in English women’s golf and in Yorkshire civic life.

She chaired the championship committee of the former English Women’s Golf Association (EWGA) and continued in the role after the merger which formed England Golf.

She has also been the High Sheriff of South Yorkshire, holding the office in the year of the Queen’s Golden Jubilee, and is a Deputy Lieutenant for South Yorkshire. Click here to read more about Marian.

Three new women members have been elected to the Board of England Golf. They are: Carol Alford, the Staffordshire Ladies’ County Golf Association Voting Member since 2014; Jill Dean, the Berkshire Ladies’ County Golf Association Voting Member since 2014; and Carole Waights, the Yorkshire Ladies’ County Golf Association Voting Member since 2014.