Call for nominations

Nominations are due by June 30, 2017

Posted on behalf of John J. O'Keefe, CGCS – 2017 GCSAA Nominating Committee Chairman

The following offices will be up for election for the GCSAA Board of Directors at the 2018 Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas:

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

The deadline for nominations for the 2018 GCSAA Board of Directors is June 30, 2017.

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 R. Scott Woodhead, CAE, CGCS Retired
1421 Research Park Drive
Lawrence, KS 66049-3859

2017 Nominating Committee

The 2017 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, Rafael Barajas, CGCS, announces that the following members have been appointed to the 2017 GCSAA Nominating Committee:

John J. O'Keefe, CGCS (Chairman)

47 Herfort Rd
Wayne, NJ 07470-3736
Preakness Hills Country Club

Gregory J. Burleson, CGCS

655 Milledge Rd
Augusta, GA 30904-4347
Augusta Country Club

John P. Cunningham, CGCS

12925 Ladue Rd
St. Louis, MO 63141-8019
Bellerive Country Club

Kevin R. Hicks

2255 E. Mullan Ave
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-5259
Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course

Mark Prieur

Box 56
Milton ON L9T 2Y3
Trafalgar Golf Club Limited

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 R. Scott Woodhead, CAE, CGCS Retired, director of member relations, at 800-472-7878, ext. 4418, or