The Skal International USA Board has 8 board members along with the President who represent 50 clubs with over 2000 members within USA. The list of the SKAL USA 2016 Officers are as follows:
VP of Administration – Holly Powers, Skal International Boston – President, Powers Travel & Event Management
VP of Finance – Alton Hagen, Skal International Kansas City – General Manager, Agenda: USA
International Skal Councilor – Cyndi Golden, Skal International Fort Worth – President, Golden Enterprises, LLC
VP Region I – Jim Dwyer, Skal International Northern New Jersey – Managing Director, Papa’s Travel Store
VP Region II – Tim Hemphill, Skal International New Orleans – VP of Sales and Marketing NOLA CVB
VP Region III – Dave Ryan, Skal International Sacramento – Business Development Manager, Classic Vacations
VP Region IV – Burcin Turkkan, Skal International Atlanta – President, USEH International, Inc / Travel To Turkey Now
VP Region V – Klaus Billep, Skal International Los Angeles – Managing Director, UTS-Travel
The new officers, called to serve Skal International USA for one year, each fulfill a unique and important role. “Our goal is to make SKAL USA more vocal, visible and relevant in the promotion of travel and tourism. It is the only way we can build and sustain membership.” said John Mavros, SKAL USA 2016 President.
SKAL USA is the second largest National Committee within SKAL International, which has 350 Clubs with over 16,000 members who are executives from all branches of travel & tourism industry.