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2022 Secretary-Treasurer

Joe Mendez, CCM, CCE

Joe Mendez, CCM (Certified Club Manager), CCE (Certified Chief Executive), General Manager of Riverton Country Club in Cinnaminson, NJ, was installed as the Secretary-Treasurer of the Club Management Association of America (CMAA) Board of Directors at its 2022 World Conference and Club Business Expo, held in San Diego, CA, in February. Mendez was elected by the CMAA Board of Directors at its 2021 summer meeting. He was first elected to the Board of Directors in 2017.

Mendez has served at the General Manager/COO of Riverton Country Club since 2020. Prior to that, he served as the General Manager/COO of the Germantown Cricket Club and the General Manager/COO of Radley Run Country Club. He also served in three different positions including Assistant General Manager, Clubhouse Manager and Food & Beverage Director at Whitford Country Club in Exton, PA, from 2003-2006. He began his career in club management as the Dining Room Manager at The Union League of Philadelphia in Philadelphia, PA, in 2000.

Mendez first joined CMAA as a CMAA Student member in 1998 while enrolled at Widener University. He joined as a Professional member in 2003. He has served on many national committees including the Advocacy, Chapter/Member Services, Communications, Bylaws, Professional Development, and Premier Club Services Committees. In 2022, he will chair the Audit Committee.  

On the chapter level, Mendez has been active in multiple roles within the Philadelphia & Vicinity Chapter and the Philadelphia Club Foundation. He currently serves on the PVCMA Board of Directors and the Philadelphia Club Foundation Board of Directors. He served as the Chairman of the National Student Education Conference in 2016, and as Co-Chairman of the event in 2010.

Outside of CMAA, Mendez has been active with the Exton Region Chamber of Commerce and the Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce. He was recently installed on the Burlington County Regional Chamber of Commerce Board. He currently serves as an Adjunct Professor at Widener University, overseeing the Club Management Course. Mendez also currently sits on the Board of Team CMMD, a local non-profit focused on supporting cancer patients and their families.

As CMAA Secretary-Treasurer, Mendez will work with the Board of Directors to collaborate with the membership, National Committees and Task Forces, Partners, and the National Headquarters team, to advance the profession and the greater club industry.

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