GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS COMMITTEE CHARGE

The BPAA Government Affairs Committee is assembled to assist in developing and implementing a strong national government affairs strategy for BPAA. The duties of the committee are numerous; however, the most prominent of those duties are:

  • Developing a national government affairs strategy for the association;
  • Working with the Executive Director and the association’s government affairs representative on implementation of that strategy;
  • Developing the association’s stances and opinions in concert the BPAA’s Board of Directors, on various government affairs issues;
  • Fundraising activities related to B-PAC (Bowling Proprietors Political Action Committee);
  • Recommendations on the distribution of B-PAC funds in concert with the B-PAC policy.
  • Communications to members related to BPAA’s government affairs strategy and B-PAC strategy;
  • Offering general advice and direction to BPAA on national government affairs issues.
  • Monitoring Michael Best Strategies and their related activities.

Members

Roger Nyquist, Chair
Lakeshore Lanes
Albany, OR
541-908-3930
rogernyquist@yahoo.com

David Bardon
Bardon Bowling Centers Inc.
Elkhart Lake, WI
920-876-2065
dlbardon@gmail.com

John Donovan
Family Sport Inc.
Austin, TX
512-452-2518
john.donovan@familysportsinc.com

Gary Forman
Fountain Bowl
Fountain Valley, CA
714-963-7888 
gcf@fountainbowl.com

Reggie Frederick
Chalet Bowl & 26th St Café
Tacoma, WA
253-752-5200
reggie@chaletbowl.com

Mike Hall
Severna Park Lanes
Severna Park, MD
410-647-0811 
mhall507@aol.com

Ron Richards
4th Street Bowl
Joplin, MO
417-850-9318
ronrichard0704@gmail.com

Steve Wiemer
Enterprise Park Lanes
Springfield, MO
417-883-0511
wiemer@att.net

Staff Liaison: Judy King