A large percentage of funds are contributed by Trustees – the highest and most prestigious level of giving from individuals and corporations that contribute a minimum of $1 million to The First Tee.
Chief Executive Officer, TaylorMade-adidas Golf Company
Samuel R. Allen
President and CEO, Deere & Company
Owner and President, Sunshine Gasoline Distributors
Kevin R. Baldwin
Vice Chairman, West Region, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Christopher S. Barley
Financial Advisor – Managing Director, Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., Orlando, Florida
EVP Corporate Affairs, Walmart
G. Nicholas Beckwith III
Chief Executive Officer, Arch Street Management LLC
W. Bradley Bennett
President and Chief Executive Officer, Quadruple Aim Ventures
Chief Executive Officer, First Data
Chairman, Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation
Chairman, PGA TOUR Superstore, Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta United FC
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Web.com
Stephen T. Butler
Chairman of the Board, W. C. Bradley Company
Andrea Waitt Carlton
Founder, Andrea Waitt Carlton Family Foundation
Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, BlackBerry, Ltd.
A. James Clark (deceased)
Chairman & CEO, Clark Enterprises, Inc.
Chairman, Crane Capital Group
William H. Crouch
CEO and Founder, Crouch & Associates
Senior Partner, Chairman of the Board, Lord Abbett and Company
William B. Dunavant
Chairman & CEO, Dunavant Enterprises, Inc.
David Epstein (deceased)
Chairman & President, Mellon Corporation
Owner, Oak Tree National
Thomas A. Fanning
Chairman, President and CEO, Southern Company
Richard J. Ferris
Principal, Pebble Beach Company
Timothy W. Finchem
Commissioner, PGA TOUR, Inc.
Founder & Managing Partner, Fireman Capital Partners
Chairman, Fireman Capital Partners
Chairman, PGA TOUR Policy Board
Chairman (retired), Norfolk Southern Corporation
Commonwealth Foundations, G.P.
William H. Goodwin, Jr.
Chairman, CCA Industries, Inc.
Chief Executive Officer, Valero Energy Corporation
Chevron Asia Pacific Exploration and Production Company
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, U.S. Retail, General Mills
Patrick D. Harrigan Foundation
Hasse Investments of Florida, LLC
Partner & CEO, Century Golf Partners/Arnold Palmer Golf Management
Chairman, The Toro Company
Rick and Kandace Holley
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Wyndham Worldwide Corporation
H. Wayne Huizenga
Chairman, Huizenga Holdings, Inc.
Roy A. Hunt Foundation
Craig A. Johnson
President & CEO, Altria Group Distribution Company
President and Chairman, Tex-Isle Corporation
Charles F. Knight
Chairman Emeritus, Emerson Electric Company
Herbert V. Kohler
Chairman & President, The Kohler Company
President and COO (retired), United Technologies
Henry R. Kravis
Co-Founder, Co-Chairman & Co-CEO, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
Chairman, NBC Sports Group
Howard Lester (deceased)
Chairman Emeritus, Williams Sonoma, Inc.
Carl Lindner, III
Co-Chief Executive Officer, American Financial Group
Robert E. Long Jr.
Owner, Granville Capital, Inc.
John F. Lundgren
President & CEO, Stanley Black & Decker
Chairman, Humana Foundation
Founder, Radar Partners
James W. McGlothlin
Chairman & CEO, The United Company
Executive Chairman, CBS Corporation
President, Mullen Family Foundation
Golf Professional, Golden Bear International
Manager of Sponsorships & Events, Shell Oil Company
Senior Manging Director, Compass Lexecon
Arnold Palmer (DEceased)
Golf Professional, Arnold Palmer Enterprises
Chief Executive Officer, Pebble Beach Company
Heritage Feeders, L.P.
Chief Region Sales Officer, The Coca-Cola Company
George R. Roberts
Co-Founder, Co-Chairman & Co-CEO, Kohlberg, Kravis and Roberts
Stephen M. Ross
Chairman, CEO and Founder, The Related Companies
Jack Rudin (Deceased)
Chairman, Rudin Management Company
William C. Rudin
Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Rudin Management Company
The Ryan Family Trust
Jin Roy Ryu
Chairman & CEO, PMX Industries
Robert A. Sauerberg, Jr.
President, Conde Nast
Founder & Chairman, Charles Schwab & Company, Inc.
Mayo A. Shattuck, III
Executive Chairman, Exelon Corporation
Partner, Simses & Associates, P.A.
CEO, Tiger Woods Foundation
Timothy J. Sloan
Chief Executive Officer and President, Wells Fargo & Co.
T. Scott Smith
President, WRS Real Estate Investments
Chairman & CEO, Dick’s Sporting Goods
Chairman of the Board, Johnsonville Sausage LLC
Chairman, President & CEO, Stephens, Inc.
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & President, AT&T Inc.
George and Christine Tamke
St. Louis, MO
Chairman & Editor-in-Chief, The Golf Digest Companies
Fred T. Tattersall
Chairman, 1607 Capital Partners LLC
Kirk T. Tattersall
Managing Director, 1607 Capital Partners LLC
Chairman & CEO, Dean & Deluca
Vice Chairman, Palace Sports and Entertainment
John D. Tickle
Chairman, Strongwell Corporation
Contrarian Group, Inc.
Robert S. Ukrop
President & CEO, Ukrop’s Homestyle Foods
Robert C. and Fallon B. Vaughn
President, North America Markets, MasterCard International
Founder, Wadsworth Golf Construction Co
Co-owner and Chief Executive Officer, 2929 Entertainment
President and Chief Executive Officer, Wasserman Foundation
J. Wayne and Delores Weaver
Weaver Family Foundation
William C. Weldon
Chairman, Johnson & Johnson
Chairman, WSB Capital
Leonard A. Wilf
Chairman, The L.A.W. Foundation, Inc.
Dean S Woodman
Woodman Family Investments LLC
Founder, Wyatt Development Company
Sage Valley Golf Club