Nine Aspiring Certified Club Managers Awarded Kendall Scholarship



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Nine Aspiring Certified Club Managers Awarded Kendall Scholarship  

Kyle Jennings

Alexandria, VA – The Club Foundation is pleased to announce the 2020 Willmoore H. Kendall Scholars:

  • Elizabeth Barry, Bronxville Field Club, Bronxville, NY
  • Brendan P. Clark, Yeamans Hall Club, Charleston, SC
  • Passion Graham, Desert Mountain Club, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Danielle Humphreys, Oak Hill Country Club, Rochester, NY
  • David Peron, Green Tree Country Club, Midland, TX
  • Ellie Peterson, Belle Meade Country Club, Nashville, TN
  • Rebecca Ross, Forsyth Country Club, Winston-Salem, NC
  • James Shumate, The Riviera Country Club, Pacific Palisades, CA
  • Lindsey Warren, Biltmore Forest Country Club, Asheville, NC

The Willmoore H. Kendall Scholarship was established in memory of Club Management Association of America 1998 President Willmoore “Bill” Kendall, CCM. The scholarship provides support to mid-management professionals who are interested in pursuing their Certified Club Manager (CCM) designation, the internationally recognized and widely-respected mark of professionalism in club management.

Recipients of this valuable scholarship receive support with the costs associated with attending the required curriculum including CMAA’s Business Management Institutes (BMI), the Certification Review Course, and other CCM associated fees.

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About The Club Foundation
The Club Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, was established by CMAA in 1988. The Foundation seeks 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

About CMAA

Founded in 1927, the Club Management Association of America (CMAA) is the largest professional association for managers of membership clubs with 6,800 members throughout the US and internationally. Our members contribute to the success of more than 2,500 country, golf, athletic, city, faculty, military, town, and yacht clubs. The objectives of the Association are to promote relationships between club management professionals and other similar professions; to encourage the education and advancement of members; and to provide the resources needed for efficient and successful club operations. Under the covenants of professionalism, education, leadership, and community, CMAA continues to extend its reach as the leader in the club management practice. CMAA is headquartered in Alexandria, VA, with 42 professional chapters and more than 40 student chapters and colonies. Learn more at