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Advisory Committee 

Meet The Distinguished Clubs Standards Advisory Committee

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Distinguished Clubs Standards Advisory Committee

Distinguished Clubs enlists some of the most experienced and intelligent people in the international private club industry to ensure our Distinguished Practices and Indicators reflect an exceptional member experience. The Distinguished Clubs Standards Advisory Committee will revise and update our Distinguished Practices and Indicators each year. We take their recommendations into consideration, which allows our criteria to have an updated and current application.

Matthew Allnatt

Jonathan Club
Los Angeles, CA

John Easterbrook

Frisco, TX

Phil Harvey

Venture Insurance
Newport Beach, CA

Herve Levy, CCM

Magic Castle
Los Angeles, CA

Robert Morris

The Beach Club
St. Augustine, FL

Rob Selley

The Hills Golf Club Arrowtown, New Zealand

Randall Bertao

Los Altos Golf & CC
Los Altos, CA

Rhett Evans

Lawerence, KS

Shannon Herschbach

Manhattan Beach, CA

Mathew Linderman

Boca West Country Club
Boca Raton, FL

Darren Morrish

Tokyo American Club Tokyo, Japan

Dr. Aylwin Tai, CCM, CCE

President, CMAA China Chapter, Hong Kong

Angelica Correa

Bel Air Country Club
Los Angeles, CA

Michael Feil, CCM, CCE

Jupiter Island Club
Jupiter, FL

Peter Jackman

Terminal City Club Vancouver, Canada

Erica Martin

Union League Club of Phil.
Philadelphia, PA

Jennifer Morton

Assoc. of Golf Merchandisers Phoenix, AZ

Frank Vain

McMahon Group
St. Louis, MO

Ray Cronin

Club Benchmarking Boston, MA

Frank Gore

Escalante Golf
Fort worth, TX

Paul Koojoolian, CCM

Serrano Country Club
El Dorado Hills, CA

Lukasz Monka, CCM

Tiburon Peninsula Club
Tiburon, CA

Esteban Oreamuno

Santa Ana Country Club San Jose, Costa Rica

Greg Wolf

Scioto CC – Retired Columbus, OH

Ryan Doer

Strategic Club Solutions Milwaukee, WI

Matt Guzik

Tara Iti
Mangawhai, New Zealand

Dick Kopplin

Kopplin Kuebler & Wallace Scottsdale, AZ

Brett Morris

The Club at Admirals Cove Jupiter, FL

Kevin Schroeder

Midland Country Club Midland, MI

Adam Zubek

La Cumbre Country Club Santa Barbara, CA

Stay Up To Date With The Clubs

Since we began the Distinguished Clubs award program, we have conducted over 500 in-person onsite survey visits and,
along the way, have personally interviewed several thousand general managers and leadership staff.

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