Seven Emerging Club Management Professionals Awarded 2021 James B. Singerling Scholarships



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Seven Emerging Club Management Professionals Awarded 2021 James B. Singerling Scholarships


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Kyle Jennings   

Alexandria, VA – The Club Foundation is pleased to announce the 2021 recipients of the James B. Singerling Scholarship. This scholarship was created in honor of CMAA’s long-time CEO, Jim Singerling, CCM, upon his retirement after 25 years of organizational leadership. The purpose of this scholarship is to make it possible for recipients to attend the annual CMAA World Conference and Club Business Expo for the first time as a club management professional. The 2021 recipients will attend the 2021 Virtual World Conference and Business Expo.

The 2021 recipients are:

  • Kristin Aleshire, Chicago Yacht Club, Chicago, IL
  • Michael Fick, Augusta Country Club, Augusta, GA
  • Kyle Hillhouse, Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club, Bedminster, NJ
  • Amanda Lucas, Greensboro Country Club, Greensboro, NC
  • Beata Nemcokova, The Apawamis Club, Rye, NY
  • Alec Ogdee, Green Tree Country Club, Midland, TX
  • Jacqueline West, Valley Lo Club, Glenview, IL


"The Singerling Scholarship speaks to our ability at The Club Foundation to spark the engagement of emerging professionals in the learning and education at World Conference," said CMAA's President and CEO Jeff Morgan, FASAE, CAE. "It is reflective of our desire to help grow the success of some of our newest members, as we open the door to their connection, networking, and professional development within the club industry."

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About The Club Foundation
The Club Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, was established by CMAA to fund the life cycle of a club manager’s career, providing financial support for five key areas: students, faculty, club managers, CMAA chapters, and the club industry at large. It supports the advancement of club management professionals, funding industry education programs through scholarships and grants. Learn more at