2020 Election - Board of Directors

2020 Candidates for the Board of Directors

See below for information on each of the candidates on the 2020-2021 ballot for election to the Cactus and Pine Board of Directors.

- (4) Four Director candidates will be elected, each for a (3) three year term

Listed alphabetically

View info on CANDIDATES for the AFFILIATE LIAISON position

Kenton Brunson

Desert Mountain Club
Class B Member

I would love to serve the members of the Cactus and Pine. Continue to increase a presence on social media and increase member input. Emphasis on being an industry leading chapter in policy and communications... READ MORE

Peter Ferlicca

Trilogy at Vistancia
Class B Member

I have a very strong passion for golf and want to be part of a program that is very influential on its future. Cactus and Pine is a great organization, one that I would be proud to represent... 

Matt Guilfoil

Desert Canyon GC
Class A Member

I served on the Board of Directors in the past. After looking back at my experience, I feel I took the wrong approach. I want to bring a more positive attitude to the Board, help be a Leader within the Cactus and Pine...  READ MORE

John Hardin

Oro Valley CC
Class A Member

To represent the greater Tucson area with a board member and have an annual event here as well. There should be more focus on member participation even if it means golf only. My focus would be to create a benevolent fund via an annual golfing event for our members in need as well as their families... READ MORE

Chuck Hyppa

RCSC Lakes East/West
Class A Member

I would like to be on the board to continue to grow this industry and bring to light the importance of the challenges we superintendents and staff face day in and day out. The willingness and ability to continue to network and learn in this profession is something that really drives me... READ MORE

Matthew Rusch

Thompson Golf Group
Class A Member

I want to help grow the association and to make it strong for our members and be there as a representative to all of AZ supt. I want to be on the forefront of all water issues, agronomy issues that we can tell to all as these items become available... READ MORE

Curtis Tyrrell, CGCS, MG

Desert Highlands
Class A Member

The Cactus and Pine Chapter was the first local organization that I joined as a young Superintendent in the late 90’s. As my career has blessed me full circle back to the Cactus and Pine, it would be an honor to serve our fellow members and our industry as a member of the Board of Directors... READ MORE


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