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TLSC Member Receives Certification

Texas Lone Star Chapter
Club Managers Association of America
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Houston, Texas - Wray Crippin, CCM, General Manager/Chief Operating Officer of Green Tree Country Club in Odessa, TX,and member of the Texas Lone Star Chapter (TLSC) of the Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) has been accredited with the Certified Club Manager (CCM) designation by the Club Managers Association of America.

Mr. Crippin was approved by the Certification Committee of CMAA after successfully passing the certification examination.  He joins more than 1,500 club managers worldwide who have attained this hallmark of professionalism. 

Wray Crippin, CCM
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Wray Crippin, CCM qualified for the CCM examination as a result of fulfilling specific requirements in club management experiences, education and Association activities.  The CCM examination contains ten specific competency areas, including private club administration, marketing, food and beverage operations and sports management.  The exam is prepared and administered under the direction of the CMAA Certification Committee at various college and university campuses across the country.

Since 1965, the Certified Club Manager (CCM) designation has been the cornerstone of CMAA's member recognition program and is widely respected as an indication of a club manager's commitment to professional development and the industry. 
The Texas Lone Star Chapter was established in 1948 and has since been a leader in the advancement of opportunities for private club managers.  The TLSC has more than 275 members who manage over 150 private clubs throughout the state of Texas.  The purpose of the TLSC is to provide education and professional development to persons connected with the management of clubs and other associations of similar character, to promote and encourage efficient and successful club management and to advance friendly relations among its members.  For more information on the TLSC, visit

The Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) is the largest professional association for managers of membership clubs with 6,500 members throughout the US and internationally. Our managers operate 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 club managers to operate efficiently and successfully. CMAA is headquartered in Alexandria, VA, with 45 professional chapters and more than 45 student chapters and colonies. Learn more at

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