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TLSC Announces Two Certified Club Managers

Texas Lone Star Chapter
Club Managers Association of America 
 Texas Lone Star Chapter Managers Receive Accreditation
Kristina Clabeaux, CCM, Assistant General Manager of Ridglea Country Club in Fort Worth, TX and Gordon Wagner, General Manager of Sugar Land Country Club in Sugar Land, TX, have been accredited with the Certified Club Manager (CCM) designation by the Club Managers Association of America (CMAA).  Both are professional members of the Texas Lone Star Chapter (TLSC) of CMAA.

Kristina Clabeaux, CCM
Assistant General Manager
Ridglea Country Club 

Gordon Wagner, CCM
General Manager
Sugar Creek Country Club 
Ms. Clabeaux and Mr. Wagner were approved by the Certification Committee of CMAA after successfully passing the certification examination.  They join more than 1,500 club managers worldwide who have attained this hallmark of professionalism. 
Clabeaux and Wagner 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 & 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.
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 230 members who manage over 140 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 6,800 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 43 professional chapters and more than 45 student chapters and colonies. Learn more at
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