Alexandria, VA – November 26, 2012 – The Club Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the inaugural Sally Burns Rambo Scholarship:
- Millie Harper, Myers Park Country Club, Charlotte, NC
- Rachel Ego, CCM, The Roaring Fork Club, Eagle, CO
- Kelley Williams, CCM, Carlouel Yacht Club, Clearwater, FL
- Lindsay Pizarro, CCM, Burlingame Country Club, Hillsborough, CA
- Karen Peterson, CCM, Inglewood Golf Club, Kenmore, WA
In 2012, The Club Foundation established the Sally Burns Rambo Scholarship to honor Sally Burns Rambo, CCM, a mentor, role model and pioneer who paved the way for the success of countless club industry leaders. The scholarship provides financial support to female club managers interested in furthering their professional development. Recipients receive the tuition costs and up to $1,000 in travel expenses to attend their choice of one of the Business Management Institute (BMI) courses.
"The Club Foundation is proud to announce the recipients of this scholarship in its premiere year and look forward to the many other managers this scholarship will benefit in the future," says Seth Gregg, COO, The Club Foundation.
For more information, please visit www.clubfoundation.org.
About The Club Foundation - The Club Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, was established by CMAA in 1988. It supports the advancement of club management professionals, funding industry education programs through scholarships and grants.
About CMAA - The Club Managers Association of America is the professional Association for managers of membership clubs. CMAA has close to 7,000 members across all classifications. Manager members run more than 3,000 country, golf, city, athletic, faculty, yacht, town and military clubs. The objectives of the Association are to promote and advance friendly relations among persons connected with the management of clubs and other associations of similar character; to encourage the education and advancement of members; and to assist club officers and members, through their managers, to secure the utmost in efficient and successful operations.