Meet the Board of Directors
The Women's Golf Association of New Jersey is a volunteer run organization. The 2017 Board of Directors comprises a group of women who volunteer their time and are committed to providing the best golfing opportunities for women in NJ. The current Officers are below. Directors & Governance Board members are shown on the following pages.
BethAnn Iapicco, President
Her advice: "Play with golfers who are better than you; it will challenge you and you’ll learn something new each time."
Pat Roque, Marketing Officer
Pat is a marketing and sales professional with over 15 years’ experience in consultative services. She has served on the Board of Directors as Social Media Director since 2014. She led the development of WGANJ Social Media presence as well as the development of WGANJ’s privacy and information security policies.
Kerri Donnelly, Membership Officer
Kerri has been a member of WGANJ since 2008 and has been on the Board since 2009 in Leagues, Events and the WGANJ Store and now Membership.
As our membership grows, hitting 638 in 2017, our focus must adapt to meet the needs of not only our constant stream of new members, but to make sure our long standing members are still getting what we promised them 15 years ago.
We work everyday to make sure that happens, it's what keep us motivated.
Lori Dugan, Events and Store Officer
Lori has been a member of WGANJ since 2004. She joined WGANJ to meet new friends and to play golf. WGANJ offers many opportunities for social activities and golfing, as I have developed wonderful friendships through these events. During the 2013 season she served as Handicap Director/ Director of Captains. In addition she been the event planner for the Fall Getaway trips for the last three years.
Lorie Daly, Finance Officer
Lorie Daly is a CPA who works for Balfour Beatty Management, Inc. as a tax accountant. She joined WGANJ in 2012 to improve her skills and meet other women who enjoy the game of golf. Lorie joined the Board of Directors in 2013 as Director of Finance.
“I am so glad I made the decision to join WGANJ. The organization consists of a great group of ladies who are a lot of fun. I have made many new friends and improved my golf game in the process. What more can you ask for?”
Juliet Sisti, Leagues and
Juliet has been a member of WGANJ since its inception. She has served on the Executive Council in several positions, including Co-Chairperson, Director and Chairperson of Education and Instruction. In 2018 Juliet expects to build the education program to a level unmatched by other golf organizations around.
Patty (Blaze) Steele,
Patty (Blaze) owns her own graphic design business - Blaze Designs. A WGANJ member since 2004, she has been a league co-captain and Board member for many years. Now elected as an Officer, it all has been very fulfilling. Living in Bergen County and playing golf with WGANJ has been a great experience and has offered many opportunities.