Darren Smith

Darren SmithGeneral Manager

As General Manager, Darren manages the day to day operations, whilst planning, developing and executing business strategies to enhance all aspects of the club. Darren boasts over 20 years of Senior Management experience in Queensland community clubs, from General Manager roles in Brisbane, to Marketing and Gaming experience, all backed by an Associate Degree Bachelor of Business in Club Management. He relocated from Brisbane to the tropics of Mackay in 2012 specifically to fill the Operations Manager role and he has not looked back. As a sports tragic Darren is a perfect fit for Magpies and its 11 affiliated sporting clubs. He particularly enjoys the community involvement and working as a team to make a positive difference to the Mackay community, and having fun while doing it.