About GCGA

We support the true spirit of the game of Golf.

Our Mission

We’re a non-profit corporation consisting of individual members of member clubs. Our mission is to:

  1. Promote interest in, enthusiasm for and support for the true spirit of the game of golf among all golfers in the Greater Cincinnati area.
  2. Hold, sponsor and/or conduct golf tournaments, provide course and slope ratings, and work with volunteers.
  3. Coordinate and/or regulate all elements of the United States Golf Association Handicap System within the Greater Cincinnati area.
  4. Lend its cooperation and assistance to the United States Golf Association.

Staff

Todd Johnson, Executive Director
Teresa Silvers, Director, Member Services
Kevin Stanton, Director, Rules & Competitions
Christian Steele, 2018 USGA P.J. Boatwright Jr. Intern
Ben Wirthlin, 2018 USGA P.J. Boatwright Jr. Intern

Board Members & Committee Chairs

Mr. James E. Stahl, Jr., President
Mr. Jim Ebel, Public Golf
Mr. Matt Eilers, Treasurer
Mr. Robert Gerwin II, Secretary
Mr. Derek Gustafson, Legal
Mrs. Lesli Hopping, 1st Vice President
Mr. Gregg Jones, Course Rating
Mr. Mike Kessling, Membership
Mr. Gerry Lanham, History/Education
Mr. Art Plate, Member-at-Large
Mr. Brad Wilder, Tournaments/Executive Vice President
Mr. William O. Williamson, Junior Golf