Jamie Clewer - Head of Participation

Jamie has 15 years' experience in National Governing Body Sport Development. He has an extensive track record of leading change in Governing Body policy and delivery and as strategic lead for Football Development in Wales, Jamie’s remit included increasing participation and building the infrastructure of grassroots clubs whilst safeguarding the future of the sport through appropriate facility development/management. 

Jamie also served as a member of the Senior Executive Team of the FAW Trust and as a consequence, has valuable experience of strategic and corporate management within a sporting context. 

Equality and inclusion work are a personal passion, and Jamie has a positive track record of intervention in disadvantaged and diverse communities. Under his ‘stewardship’, he saw a 45% increase in female participation. He was also responsible for the first two strategies for disability football, leading to a 500% increase in disability participation and the establishment of a national and regional performance programme. 

Jamie has experience of designing, implementing and activating sponsorship programmes for grassroots football activity working with multi-national companies such as McDonald’s, Lidl and Vauxhall. 

Most recently Jamie has been working for Bridgend County Borough Council in the Prevention and Wellbeing Service, leading the Healthy and active funded Super-Agers Project and work to support the health and wellbeing of disadvantaged groups. In addition to working as a consultant on various facility planning and development projects.

To contact:

Jamie please call 07971 141015 or Jamie.clewer@tenniswales.org.uk