Terra S.H. Waldron, CCM,CCE, ECMVice President/COO, Desert Highlands Association
Terra S.H. Waldron, CCM, CCE, ECM, Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of the Desert Highlands Association in Scottsdale Arizona since 2006, has 32 years of experience in the private club industry. Desert Highlands has been voted a Platinum Club continuously since 1997 and received America’s Healthiest Club award. Previously, she served as GM/COO at Dataw Island in South Carolina; Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, North Carolina; Country Club of Charleston in South Carolina; Cedar Point Club in Suffolk, Virginia; and the Engineers’ Club in Richmond, Virginia.
Her passion for the club industry has led her to participation on many national industry committees. As a result of her experiences, Terra has been requested to make numerous presentations for such groups as CMAA, USGA, the Johnson and Wales University campus, the Kiwanis Club and the Optimist’s Club. Terra has also authored articles for leading industry publications, including Club Director, Board Room and Club Management. She is the 2015 recipient of the Mead Grady Award for Excellence in Club Management. She also serves on the NCA Communications Committee.