Laura Robinson - Executive Director
Laura Robinson has been with the CWGA since 2014, first as a volunteer, then as a member of the Board of Directors. She stepped in as Acting Executive Director in December 2015, and was appointed Executive Director in May 2016.
Laura has worked in the corporate arena as a management consultant, program manager, and business solution architect. With more 25 years of experience in both the US and Europe, she has helped many organizations to successfully identify and deliver solutions to meet strategic and operational objectives.
She is most proud of winning “Most Improved Golfer” for 2 years in a row at Hiwan Golf Club where she is a member. She is currently Tournament Chair of the HWGA.
- Faculty, University of Denver, Colorado Women’s College
- Owner, PWR Consulting, focusing on IT consulting
- Director of Product Management, MxLogic
- Senior Program Manger, McData
- Principal consultant, CSC Consulting (division of Computer Sciences Corporation)
- Consultant, Berkeley Partnership (London)
- Director, Customer Services, American Express (US and Europe)
- Hofstra University, BS Economics
- London Business School, MBA
Marketing & Communication
Aaron Guereca - Marketing and Communication
Aaron was formerly with the First Tee of Denver where he coordinated with the director of in school programming, executed assigned lesson plans to the golf participants, communicated with co-workers to efficiently complete tasks, managed material inventory, supervised and upheld the first tee’s core values.
He was also responsible for the physical safety of golf participants ages four through eighteen during golf instruction, facilitating pre-planned lessons, supervised instructors and junior coaches, communicated with the executive office, co-managed facility maintenance, participated in weekly job training, and provided customer service to parents of participants.
Kate Moore - Tournament Manager
Kate Moore joined the CWGA staff in January 2016 as the Manager, Tournament Administration and Member Programs. Kate came to the CWGA from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida where she worked for the Executive Women’s Golf Association (EWGA) as the Member Programs Assistant. Kate first began with the EWGA in 2013 as the USGA P.J. Boatwright Intern.
Originally from Shepparton, Australia Kate came to the US on a women’s golf scholarship to the University of Cincinnati where she majored in Health Sciences. She has also completed a Master’s of Science in Sport Management from the University of Southern Mississippi, where she was the graduate assistant for the women’s golf program. She is excited to start a new chapter in her life, in the beautiful state of Colorado.
Matthew Walker - Membership Services
Matthew Walker joined the CWGA staff as a USGA P.J. Boatwright Intern in December 2014. Originally from La Habra, California Matthew graduated in February 2015 with his Bachelor of Science degree in Sports, Entertainment, and Event Management from Johnson & Wales University in Denver.
Prior to working for the CWGA, Matthew was a Program Coach at The First Tee of Green Valley Ranch where he provided class organization, instruction, and administrative support. He also worked in the golf shop at Green Valley Ranch Golf Club. With the conclusion of his internship in February 2016, Matthew continues to work with the CWGA as a Program Assistant.
Bookkeeper/Course Rating Admin
Debora Kolb - Bookkeeper/ Admin Assistant
Debbie joined the CWGA staff in June 2016 as bookkeeper/admin assistant. Debbie has had her own bookkeeping/consulting business since 1989, and she spent the last 20 years in the medical transcription field working both as an independent contractor and as an employee for several transcription services. Golf became her passion in the mid-80’s, and she has been a member of and held various office positions for women’s leagues in Arizona, Mississippi, South Carolina, and now Colorado.
She is President of the Saddle Rock Ladies Golf Association and has also been Vice President and Tournament Chairman since joining Saddle Rock in 2008. Debbie received her BS from Meredith College in Business Administration and Computer Sciences and spent the first part of her career working as a secretary/admin assistant. She is very excited to be a member of the CWGA staff and involved with the sport she loves.
USGA Boatwright Intern
Maggie Pentek - USGA Boatwright Intern
Prior to CWGA, Maggie interned for the Illinois Junior Golf Association for two summers as a Tournament Coordinator where she prepared and executed tournaments and taught educational seminars to young golfers. Maggie also worked on the countrywide traveling marketing team for Jimmy John’s Sandwiches for two years after college. She is now very excited to get back in the golf field and enjoy living in Colorado.