The South Metro Junior Football League is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Sarah Loh, as the league’s new General Manager.
Ms. Loh brings to the SMJFL a wealth of sports & recreation industry experience. She has previously served management roles with multiple Local Government Associations (Councils & Shires) and has filled the position of Executive Officer at Dragon Boat Victoria and Ice Hockey Victoria. She has been also been a senior industry consultant and a lecturer within the School of Exercise Science & Sport, at Victoria University.
Sarah holds a Masters degree in Sports Business from Victoria University.
SMJFL Chairman Mr. Peter Ryan said Ms. Loh was the outstanding applicant in a quality field. The SMJFL Board worked closely with Options Consulting Group to recruit someone who was the right fit.
“We are thrilled to have Sarah join us at the SMJFL,” Mr. Ryan said.
“Sarah brings a significant amount of local government experience, she has worked in other sports and lectures in sports administration. The board believes that Sarah will be a fantastic addition to our league.”
Ms. Loh will commence her new role with the SMJFL on Monday 8th August.
She replaces Mr. Jake McCauley, who finishes on Monday 22nd August.
Jake is relocating to Hong Kong, to pursue further career and business opportunities.
On behalf of the SMJFL Board, we would like to take this opportunity to thank Jake for his significant contribution and achievements during his time at the SMJFL, as he has worked hard to ensure that the administration delivered on its primary objective; maximising the number of kids playing football. We look forward to working with him during his remaining time in the role and seeing another successful SMJFL season delivered.