Chapter Leaders

The LPGA Amateur Golf Association Asheville, NC is pleased to announce its Board of Directors for 2023:

DIRECTORS (voting):


Cheri Kenyon - President

Nancy Stainback - Secretary

Sheri Huston -Treasurer

OFFICERS (non-voting)

Jean Aherns - Home Events Officer

Nancy Stainback - Marketing and Social Communications Officer


What do we do?

President - Cheri Kenyon

  • Directs Board members and creates a positive and productive Board environment
  • Accountable for all Directors fulfillment of roles and responsibilities
  • Works with the Chapter Board to identify goals for the Chapter
  • Oversees general Chapter operations 
  • Facilitates Chapter Board meetings 
  • Acts as representative and spokesperson of the Board and members – internally and externally
  • Ensures that Chapter offers the best membership experience in line with LPGA Amateur Golf Association standards and expectations
  • Ensures that Chapter meets all LPGA Amateur Golf Association requirements and Minimum Standards 
  • Understands and supports the ‘big picture’ and the strategic direction of the organization locally and nationally
  • Chapter Master Calendar


Treasurer - Sheri Huston


  • Filing of required Chapter Minimum Standards with LPGA HQ
  • Compliance with Chapter and Association Policies
  • Financial Oversight o Maintains Chapter Bank Account(s) and investment accounts
  • Develop / Monitor Budget
  • Year End Financials
  • Tax Returns
  • Business Requirements
  • Tax Exempt Status
  • Incorporation Status
  • Insurance
  • Chapter Master Calendar

Home Events  - Jean Ahrens


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  • Golf Activities: golf-related events, leagues, golf education 
  • Non-Golf Activities: Social and networking groups and other events 
  • Special Events
  • Charity Events
  • Inter-Chapter Events (ex. Lone Star Cup, Dixie Cup)  
  • Chapter Championship
  • Champions Cup
  • Handicap System
  • Rules, Etiquette & Handicap Education
  • Chapter Events Calendar

Secretary - Nancy Stainback

  • Chapter Board Meeting minutes
  • Attend board meetings monthly
  • Take down all minutes during the meeting
  • Organize and produce a printed record of the meeting
  • Distribute meeting minutes to the Board monthly

 Membership Officer   

  • Member Welcome Program and Onboarding Process 
  • Member Orientations 
  • Member participation
  • Volunteer recruiting
  • Volunteer recognition
  • Golf Mentoring Program

Marketing and Social Communications Officer - Nancy Stainback

  • Compliance with the organization’s Brand Guidelines and Style
  • Media Relations
    • Press Releases
    • Community Calendars
    • Help promote events to the community
  • Chapter Communications via administering Email accounts
  • Chapter Website
    • Website Administration
    • Website Transitions
    • Website Maintenance
  • Social Networking (Facebook, Evite)
  • Newsletters / EBlasts
  • Help promote events to members
  • Chapter Partners / Business Sponsors
  • Membership contact information phone list

Away Events Coordinator

  • Coordinates external sites for away golf events

  • Coordinates with external sites for registration and head count

  • Manages event scheduling and cancellation

Dine after 9 Coordinator - Carol Johnson
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  • Coordinates Dine after 9 events

  • Coordinates with GPI for space to use

  • Helps set up the event and keeps stock of drinks and party wares

Chapter Sponsors & Partners