Board of Directors

Mission Statement

1. Kenneth Bentley
Los Angeles, CA
President, Executive Director

Retired Nestle USA Vice President, Community Affairs and Workforce Diversity
Board of Governors, Farmers Insurance Company
Board of Governors, Tiger Woods Foundation

2. Henry Brandon
Los Angeles, CA
Vice President and Tournament Director, Advocates Pro Tour, LA

Vice President, Wealth Management, Wells Fargo
On two NCAA Championship tennis teams at Stanford University

3. Adrian Stills
Pensacola, Florida
APT Tour Director

Former member of the PGA Tour
All-American at South Carolina State University
Golf Course General Manager

4. Michael W. Cooper, Ph.D.
Tampa, Florida
Tournament Director, Advocates Pro Tour, Tampa
Educator, Golf Professional, Diversity & Inclusion Advocate

5. Tony Ferguson
Woodstock, MD
APT Tournament Director, Atlanta
President, Advocates USA

Professional Services Manager, EMC Corporation
Maryland Eastern Shore University Basketball Hall of Fame

6. Eugene Boykins
Los Angeles, CA
Director, Career Fairs

Former Executive Vice President of Marketing, Leeward Island Lottery
Former Vice President of Human Resources, Nestle USA

7. Peter Borges
Los Angeles, CA
Board Member At Large

Principal in a Private Equity Consulting Firm

8. Greg Morrison
Atlanta, GA
Board Member At Large

COO, Cox Enterprise
Played golf at South Carolina State University
USGA Executive Board Committee Member

9. George Bradford
Marriottsville, MD
APT Player Representative

Member of the Canadian PGA Tour
17 career professional tournament wins

10. Will Lowery
Charlotte, NC
APT Player Representative

Participant, Big Break Indian Wells and NFL
Two professional tournament victories

11. Edward Barnett
Los Angeles, CA

Co-owner PCF Restaurant Management, which owns three Buffalo Wild
Wings restaurants in Los Angeles

The mission of the Advocates Pro Tour is to bring greater diversity to the game of golf by developing African Americans and other minorities for careers in golf. This will be accomplished through professional tournaments, career fairs and mentoring sessions.