Industry Organizations and Associations

American Culinary Federation
(ACF)
Stafford T. DeCambra, President
Heidi Cramb, Executive Director
180 Center Place Way
St. Augustine, FL 32095
800-624-9458
www.acfchefs.org
acf@acfchefs.net

American Hotel & Lodging Association
(AHLA)
Mark Carrier, Chair
Katherine Lugar, President/CEO
1250 “I” Street, NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20005-3931
202-289-3100
www.ahla.com
informationcenter@ahla.com

American Junior Golf Association
(AJGA)
J.R. “Digger” Smith, Chairman
Stephen A. Hamblin, Executive Director
1980 Sports Club Drive
Braselton, GA 30517
770-868-4200
www.ajga.org
ajga@ajga.org

American Society of Golf Course Architects
(ASGCA)
John Sanford, President
Chad Ritterbusch, Executive Director
155 S. Executive Dr., Suite 100
Brookfield, WI 53005
262-786-5960
www.asgca.org
info@asgca.org

Association of Club Catering Professionals
(ACCP)
Lynne LaFond DeLuca, Executive Director
P.O. Box 800266
Sata Clarita, CA 91380-0266
805-338-7640
www.theaccp.com
lynne@theaccp.com

Association of College & University Clubs
(ACUC)
Gerald H. Marvel, CCM, President
Beth Sargent, Managing Director
306 Balfour Dr.
Winter Springs, FL 32708
561-373-0919
www.acuclubs.org
info@acuclubs.org

Association of Golf Merchandisers
(AGM)
Desane Blaney, Executive Director/CEO
255 E. Osborn Rd., Suite 105
Phoenix, AZ 85012
602-604-8250
www.agmgolf.org
info@agmgolf.org
   
Association of Pool & Spa Professionals
(APSP)
Chris Curcio, Chairman
Lawrence Caniglia, President/CEO
2111 Eisenhower Ave., Suite 500
Alexandria, VA 22314-4695
703-838-0083
www.apsp.org
memberservices@apsp.org

Association of Private Club Directors
(APCD)
John Fornaro, President
1100 South Coast Hwy., Suite 309
Laguna Beach, CA 92652
949-376-8889
www.apcd.com
johnf@apcd.com

Audubon International
Henry DeLozier, Chairman
Christine Kane, Executive Director
120 Defreest Dr.
Troy, NY 12180
518-767-9051
www.auduboninternational.org
   
Club Spa & Fitness Association
(CSFA)
Kevin B. Caldabaugh, President
Corinne Grimaldi, Executive Director
1733 King St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
703-299-4277
www.csfassociation.com
info@csfassociation

Community Associations Institute
(CAI)
John Hammersmith, President
Tom Skiba, CEO
6402 Arlington Blvd., Suite 500
Falls Church, VA 22042
703-970-9220
www.caionline.org

Culinary Institute of America
(CIA)
Dr. L. Timothy Ryan, President
Hyde Park Campus
1946 Campus Dr.
Hyde Park, NY 12538-1499
845-452-9600
www.ciachef.edu
   
The First Tee
Timonthy Finchem, Chair
Keith Dawkins, CEO
(In World Golf Village)
425 S. Legacy Trail
St. Augustine, FL 32092
904-940-4300
https://thefirsttee.org
   
Foodservice Consultants Society International - The Americas
(FCSI)
William Caruso, Chair
Wade Koehler, Executive Director
3309 Robbins Rd., #171
Springfield, IL 62704
309-808-2165
www.fcsi.org/The_America
wade@fsci.org
   
Get Golf Ready
(See PGA of America)
   
Golf Course Builders Association of America
(GCBAA)
Patrick Karnick, President
Justin Apel, Executive Director
6040 S. 58th St., Suite D
Lincoln, NE 68516
402-476-4444
www.gcbaa.org
information@gcbaa.org
   
Golf Course Superintendents Association
of America
(GCSAA)
Darren J. Davis, President
J. Rhett Evans, CEO
1421 Research Park Dr.
Lawrence, KS 66049-3859
785-841-2240
www.gcsaa.org
infobox@gcsaa.org
   
Golf Environment Organization
(GEO)
Jonathan Smith, Chief Executive
2 Quality Street
North Berwick
Scotland EH39 4HW
44-1620-895100
www.golfenvironment.org
   
Golf Writers Association of America
(GWAA)
Melanie Hauser, Secretary/Treasurer
10210 Greentree Rd.
Houston, TX 77042
713-782-6664
www.gwaa.com
golfwritersinc@aol.com
   
Hospitality Financial & Technology Professionals
(HFTP)
Timothy G. Nauss, President
Frank I. Wolfe, CEO
11709 Boulder Ln., Suite 110
Austin, TX 78726
512-249-5333
www.hftp.org
membership@hftp.org
   
International Association of Golf Administrators (IAGA)
Craig Loughry, President
Bill Walker, Executive Director
1974 Sproul Rd., Suite 400
Broomall, PA 19008
610-687-2340
www.iaga.org
bwalker@iaga.org
   
International Council on Hotel, Restaurant
& Institutional Education
(International CHRIE)
Amit Sharma, President
Kathy McCarty, CEO
2810 N. Parham Rd., Suite 230
Richmond, VA 23294
804-346-4800
www.chrie.org
chrie@chrie.org
   
International Facility Management Association (IFMA)
Tony Keane, IFMA President/CEO
800 Gessner Rd., Suite 900
Houston, TX 77046-4257
713-623-4362 HQ
www.ifma.org
Rex A. Wilson, President, City & CC Council
Rwilson154@johnsislandclub.org
http://clubs.ifma.org
   
International Food Service Executives Association (IFSEA)
Richard Weil, Chairman
PO Box 1125
Placitas, NM 87043
855-268-1367
www.ifsea.com

International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub
Association (IHRSA)
Derek Gallup, Chair
Joe Moore, President/CEO
Seaport Center
70 Fargo Street
Boston, MA 02210
617-951-0055
www.ihrsa.org
info@ihrsa.org
   
International Light Transportation Vehicle Association
(ILTVA)
Geoff Stewart, President
Fred Somers, Jr., Secretary/General Counsel
5579-B Chamblee Dunwoody Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30338
http://iltva.org
membership@iltva.org
   
International Military Community Executives
Association
(IMCEA)
Casey Malloy, President
Melissa Wells, Director
PO Box 7946
Round Rock, TX 78683
940-463-5145 816-262-2495 Melissa Wells
https://imcea.org
imcea@imcea.org

Ladies Professional Golf Association
(LPGA)
Michael Whan, Commissioner
100 International Golf Drive
Daytona Beach, FL 32124-1092
386-274-6200
www.lpga.com
feedback@lpga.com

Locker Room Managers Association
(LRMA)
Todd Dufek, President
480-342-7200
www.yourlrma.com
   
National Alliance for Accessible Golf
Mike Tinkey, President
Stephen Jubb, Executive Director
One World Golf Place
St. Augustine, FL 32092
904-940-4204
www.accessgolf.org
info@accessgolf.org
   
National Association for Catering & Events
(NACE)
Donnell G. Bayot, Ph.D., National President
Kim Grimm, Interim Executive Director
10440 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Suite 300
Columbia, MD 21044
410-290-5410
www.nace.net

National Club Association
(NCA)
Kevin P. Vitale, Chair
Henry Wallmeyer, President/CEO
1201 15th Street NW, Suite 450
Washington, DC 20005
202-822-9822
www.nationalclub.org
info@nationalclub.org
   
National Golf Course Owners Association
(NGCOA)
Dick Stuntz, President
Jay Karen, CEO
291 Seven Farms Dr., 2nd Floor
Charleston, SC 29492
843-881-9956
www.ngcoa.org
info@ngcoa.org
   
National Golf Foundation
(NGF)
Joe Louis Barrow, Jr., Chairman
Dr. Joseph Beditz, President/CEO
501 N. Highway A1A
Jupiter, FL 33477
561-744-6006
www.ngf.org
general@naf.org

National Restaurant Association
Jay Stieber, Chairman
Dawn Sweeney, President/CEO
2055 L Street, NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20036
202-331-5900
www.restaurant.org

North American Association of Club
Athletic Directors
(NACAD)
Kathy Francis, President
Al Grose, Executive Director
c/o 169-10888 Panorama Hills Blvd., NW
Calgary, Alberta T3K 5L1
CANADA
403-815-8129
www.nacad.org
nacad.ed@gmail.com
   
PGA of America
Paul Levy, President
Peter Bevacqua, CEO
100 Avenue of the Champions
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418
561-624-8400
www.pga.com
-Get Golf Ready - PGA Program
-Play Golf America - PGA Program

PGA Tour
Jay Monahan, Commissioner
112 PGA TOUR Boulevard
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
904-285-3700
www.pgatour.com

Play Golf America
(See PGA of America)
   
Professional Club Marketing Association
(PCMA)
Dianne Bazarian, President
Rick Coyne, CEO
316 McKenzi St., Suite 110
Foley, AL 36535
760-835-9884
www.askpcma.org
info@askpcma.org

United States Golf Association
(USGA)
Mark Newell, President
Mike Davis, Executive Director
P.O. Box 708
Far Hills, NJ 07931-0708
908-234-2300
www.usga.org
   
United States Professional Tennis Association
(USPTA)
Gary Trost, President
John Embree, CEO
3535 Briarpark Dr., Suite 202
Houston, TX 77042
713-978-7782
www.uspta.com
uspta@uspta.org

U.S. Kids Golf
3040 Northwoods Pkwy.
Norcross, GA 30071
770-441-3077
www.uskidsgolf.com
   
U.S. Sailing
Bruce J. Burton, President
Jack Gerhart, CEO
1 Roger Williams University Way
Bristol, RI 02809
401-342-7900
www.ussailing.org
info@ussailing.org

We Are Golf
One World Golf Place
St. Augustine, FL 32092
904-940-4200
www.wearegolf.org

World Golf Foundation
(WGF)
Steve Mona, CEO
1 World Golf Place
St. Augustine, FL 32092
904-940-4202
www.worldgolffoundation.org
smona@worldgolffoundation.org