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2022 Board of Directors / Advisory Board

Board Officers

President
Justin Apel

Executive Director
Golf Course Builders Association of America (GCBAA)
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Justin Apel

Vice President
Melissa Low, CAE

Senior Director – Communications & Advocacy
Club Management Association of America (CMAA)
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Melissa Low

 

Secretary
Jan Bel Jan

American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA)
Past President of the ASGCA
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Jan Bel Jan

Treasurer
Sheryl Bindelglass, CSP ICAE

CEO, Sheryl Golf - a nationally-recognized business enhancement firm
Member, NSA, National Speakers Association
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Sheryl Bindelglass

Board Members

Dana Dempsey, MS, CTRS
Director, Therapeutic Recreation
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
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Dana Dempsey

Chava McKeel
Director, Government Relations
Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA)
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Chava McKeel

 

Ronnie Miles
Senior Director of Advocacy
National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA)
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Ronnie Miles

Andrew Yeast
Director - Industry Engagement
World Golf Foundation - American Golf Industry Coalition
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Andrew Yeast

 

Judy Alvarez, PGA/LPGA
Judy Alvarez Golf Academy, PGA/LPGA Master Golf Professional
PGA HOPE National Lead Instructor Trainer
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Judy Alvare
PGA - TBD Incoming
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Mary-Lee Cobick, LPGA
Vice President, LPGA Foundation/LPGA Professionals
Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) and PGA of Canada Member
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Mary-Lee Cobick

Rich O’Brien
Columnist and Golf Instructor
Co-founder, PGA Hope Charleston, Director, HERO Golf Therapy Program
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Rich O’Brien

 

USGA - TBD Incoming
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Kevin Corn, PGA
Head Golf Professional, Innsbrook Resort Golf Course
Ranken Jordan Pediatric Hospital Golf Program
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Kevin Corn

 

Ron Tristano, PGA
Challenge Golf at Cleveland Clinic/Akron General
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Ron Tristano
NCA TBD Incoming
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Mike Tinkey
Immediate Past President
National Alliance for Accessible Golf
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Mike Tinkey

Steve Jubb, PGA
Past Executive Director and President
National Alliance for Accessible Golf
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Steve Jubbw

 

Betsy Clark, PhD, LPGA
Past President
National Alliance for Accessible Golf
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Betsy Clark

Trey Holland
Past President, USGA
Past President, National Alliance for Accessible Golf
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Trey Holland

 

Grant Consultant
Gary Robb

Past President of National Alliance for Accessible Golf
National Alliance for Accessible Golf Grant Consultant
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Gary Robb

 

Executive Director
Dave Barton, PGA

Charleston, SC
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Dave Barton

Advisory Board

Andrew Brockman
Inclusion Advocate

Greg Conrad

Fred Corcoran
Golf for All

Debbie Crews, Ph.D., LPGA
Arizona State University

Ryan Graff
PGA Tour First Tee Foundation

Cathy Harbin, PGA/LPGA
On Course Operations

Tom Houston
Accessibility Advocate/Consultant

Dan Johnson, Ph.D., LRT/CTRS
University of North Carolina, Wilmington

John Klein, PGA
Accessible Golf & Physical Educator

Nick Leisey
National Inclusion Project

Phillip Martin
Troon

Mike Molloy
Middle Atlantic Blind Golf Association

Tom Morton, PGA
Morton Golf/Haggin Oaks GC

Renee Powell, PGA/LPGA
Clearview HOPE

Gianna Rojas
Adaptive Golfers

Gary Schaal, PGA
Project Golf

Rick Shoemaker, PGA

Donna Strum, CTRS
RevelationGolf

Mitch Stump, CPA
Club Tax

David Windsor, PGA
Adaptive Golf Academy/Georgia State Golf Association