The Club Foundation is pleased to announce the 2023 Willmoore H. Kendall Scholars.

The Willmoore H. Kendall Scholarship was established in memory of Club Management Association of America (CMAA) 1998 President Willmoore “Bill” Kendall, CCM. 

Kendall was a strong supporter of CMAA and dedicated countless hours as President, committee member, his own recertification, and was also a member of the CMAA Honor Society.

Honorees are: 

  • Kristin Aleshire, General Manager, The Cliff Dwellers, Chicago, IL
  • Jacqulynn E. Barnes, Food & Beverage Director, Yacht Club of Stone Harbor, Stone Harbor, NJ
  • Caitlin English, Assistant General Manager, Fairlawn Country Club, Akron, OH
  • Stormy Flinchum, Assistant Clubhouse Manager, Governors Club, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Christina E. Gusella, Clubhouse Manager, Hills National Golf Club, Andover, KS
  • Heidi Hilbert, Assistant Manager – Food & Beverage, Cherokee Town & Country Club, Atlanta, GA 
  • Alexia Horton, Clubhouse Manager, Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, Southampton, NY
  • Paul M. Korbar, Operations Manager, Allegheny Country Club, Sewickley, PA

“The CCM designation is the internationally recognized and widely-respected mark of professionalism in club management,” said CMAA President and CEO Jeff Morgan, FASAE, CAE. 

“Recipients of this valuable and competitive scholarship receive financial support to advance their professional career goals by attending CMAA’s Business Management Institutes (BMI) as well as the Certification Review Course – all required to achieve the CCM designation.”

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