August 4, 2009. At a well-attended community meeting at the Sligo Creek Golf Course, Silver Spring residents and Sligo Creek golfers welcomed the formation of a new nonprofit organization, the Sligo Creek Golf Association, Inc.
Participants also elected the Association's Board of Directors and officers. Elected as members of the Board of Directors of the Sligo Creek Golf Association, Inc. were: Bruce Sidwell, Carmen Maymi, Coco Kagan, Jim Pierobon, Joe Hibbeln, Karen Goozner, Karen Howland, Merrill Goozner, Michael Welsh, Steve Brown, Ted Power, Woody Brosnan and Alan Bowser, Esq.
Elected as officers of the Sligo Creek Golf Association, Inc. were: Karen Howland, President; Joe Hibbeln, Vice President; Merrill Goozner, Treasurer, and Karen Goozner, Secretary.
The Association will work to preserve and promote golf at the Sligo Creek Golf Course in Silver Spring, Maryland.