2016 Committee Assignments and Responsibilities

Assistant Superintendent (McCurry*) – act on best interests of assistants, particularly in the areas of education and career development; coordinate Assistants Forum

Awards (Baskette*) – supervise selection process for VGCSA awards and scholarship at annual meeting

Best Management Practices (Holliday*, McDonough, Berg, Boyce) – monitor changes and coordinate updates to the BMP Program; assist with planning for the Environmental Cup

Bylaws (Keene*) – consider possible changes to Bylaws

Certification (Mauldin*) – provide attesters for members seeking Certification

Communications (Cote*) – act as editor for the Newsletter and Directory; set publishing dates; coordinate public relations efforts including press releases

Community Service (Holliday*) – Support First Tee facilities and check on needs; promote Toys for Tots charity; develop other community service projects

Conference (Cornwell*, McCall) – plan education and logistics of conference

GCSAA (Holliday*) – Disseminate GCSAA information to VGCSA members; act as voting delegate

Golf (Boyce*) – Plan and promote Joe Saylor Memorial, VGCSA Championship, Virlina Cup (including regional qualifying)

Government Relations (Gill*, Holliday, McDonough, Baskette) – Legislative issues watchdog and action

Long Range Planning (Holliday*, Cote, Norman) – VGCSA strategic plan

Membership (Stephens*) – Identify areas of low membership; work to grow members; focus on recruitment of assistants

Nominating (Baskette*) – nominate Officers and at-large Board positions in tandem with Annual Meeting

Partner Program (Rodriguez*) – promote sponsorship sales and create value for partners

Research (Keene*, McCall) – coordinate with Va. Tech researchers on their needs; monitor progress and obtain results for publishing in VGCSA media

Rounds4Research (Baskette*) – promote the Rounds4Research program to maximize donations and bidder participation

Survey (Stephens*) – coordinate the biannual survey; publish results

Mid-Atlantic Golf Council (Holliday*) – Liaison to all MAGC allied association’s and work on issues of joint interest to the Mid-Atlantic’s golf industry

Web Site (McCurry*) – Review, monitor and suggest upgrades for the web site and electronic communications


*indicates committee chair 

VGCSA encourages members to volunteer their service on a committee.