Derek McGown (West District President)

Current Role/Job: Council Member (West District President)
Year appointed to Council: 2017

Derek has been a member of East Kilbride Swim Team since 1995, initially as a swimmer for 10 years before taking up a coaching role. Vice President of West District of SASA from 2017 – Present. Derek has also been a lead coach for the District Regional Programme several times in the past 5 years and is also currently a lead coach for the Scottish Youth Development Squad.

Derek is a school teacher in his day job specialising with pupils with Additional Support Needs.