Pat Shelton is an avid golfer who has given back to the game of golf in an extraordinary amount of time, effort and talent. She has been on the MWGA Board of Directors for 22 years. For 20 years, she was the Editor of the NEWSLINX, which was an outstanding publication of news, results, pictures, forms and documents published 6 times a year to communicate to the MWGA membership. She currently serves as the Publicity and Promotions Director.
# NEWSLINX Editor for 20 years
# Communications Director
# Media Relations Director
# Publicity and Promotions Director
# Michigan Golf Show – MWGA Booth Chair
# MWGA WAPL Committee – 1994 - 2014
# Member of MWGA Legacy Committee
# GAM 100th Anniversary Celebration of the Michigan Women’s Amateur Committee
# Member of the 2015 and 2017 Michigan Women’s Golf Summit Committee
# Member of the 30th Anniversary Celebration of the MWGA Committee
# Talented Graphic Designer and Proofreader
# Produced many layouts and programs for special events such as the 10th, 20th and 30th MWGA Anniversary Programs, and the 100th Anniversary of the Michigan Women’s Amateur Championship Program.
Other Contributions and Awards
City of Farmington Volunteer since 1989:
Beautification Commission, Visioning Process Committee, Downtown Development Authority (DDA) Main Street Organization Committee, and Main St. Messenger newsletter editor 2004-2015. She is presently DDA Press Corps Chair, responsible for maintaining release calendar, getting volunteer writers and writing as well. Also creates and designs DDA Volunteer of the Year event invitations and the program.
Farmington Downtown Development Authority (DDA) Volunteer of the Year 2008
Main Street Oakland County, MI Special Volunteer Recognition 2008 for Outstanding Volunteer Project - The Main St. Messenger newsletter
Farmington DDA Lifetime Achievement Award for Outstanding Volunteerism 2016