Call for nominations

Nominations are due by June 30, 2020

Posted on behalf of Darren J. Davis, CGCS – 2020 GCSAA Nominating Committee Chairman

The following offices will be up for election for the GCSAA Board of Directors at the 2021 Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, Nev.:

  • President
  • Vice president
  • Secretary/treasurer
  • Director (three positions)

The deadline for nominations for the 2021 GCSAA Board of Directors is June 30, 2020.

How to nominate a candidate

Chapters choosing to nominate a candidate should do so in the form of a letter sent on chapter letterhead and signed by a chapter officer to:

GCSAA Nominating Committee Chairman
c/o Shelia Finney, Senior Director, Member Programs
1421 Research Park Drive
Lawrence, KS 66049-3859

2020 Nominating Committee

The 2020 Nominating Committee will meet in late July/early August to review nominations and to select the official slate of candidates for the available offices. Per Article VII, Section 1 of the GCSAA Bylaws, Kevin P. Breen, CGCS, Secretary/Treasurer, announces that the following members have been appointed to the 2020 GCSAA Nominating Committee:

Darren J. Davis, CGCS (Chairman)

Golf Course Superintendent
Olde Florida Golf Club
9393 Vanderbilt Beach Rd. Ext.
Naples, FL 34120

Matt Gourlay, CGCS, MG

Director of Golf Course Management
Colbert Hills Golf Course
5200 Colbert Hills Drive
Manhattan, KS 66503

Robert O. Farren, Jr., CGCS
Director of Golf Course Management
Pinehurst Resort and Country Club
P.O. Box 4000
Pinehurst, NC 28374-9094

Donald S. Ferreri
Golf Course Superintendent
Seven Bridges Golf Club
1 Mulligan Drive
Woodridge, IL 60517

Mark D. Kuhns, CGCS

Golf Course Management Consultants
82 Katydid Dr.
Somerville, NJ 08876

More information

To qualify for election as an Officer or Director of GCSAA, one must be a Class A member who is employed as a golf course superintendent.

For more information relative to the support that GCSAA provides to members of the Board of Directors, as well as what is expected of GCSAA board members, please review the Board Self-Governance Policies.

If you have any questions concerning the nominating or election process, contact Shelia Finney, senior director, member programs at 800-472-7878, ext. 4472, or