Ron joined the Board in 2014, but has been an active volunteer as a Rules Official since 2006. He has served on the Tournament, Junior, and Rules Committees, and now chairs the Rules & Competitions Committee. He is a member of the U.S. Junior Championship Committee, and referees at the National Championship. He officiates at many NHGA tournaments, NEGA events, USGA qualifiers, college tournaments, and high school championships.
Ron captained his high school golf team, and played for his college team at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. His work career included a twenty-five year stint at Bostitch, the world’s leading manufacturer of staplers and nailing equipment, where he rose to Senior Vice President. He also was President and COO of Sharon Atlas Philstone, a fastener manufacturer.
Ron was a member of the Rhode Island Army National Guard, where he commanded the 118th Military Police Battalion Headquarters Detachment.