The Manager, Strategic Initiatives will support the Senior Managing Director, Public Services by researching issues that have been identified as having strategic importance to the Association, monitoring key performance metrics related to the Association’s strategic plan, and preparing communications for the leadership team to document progress against key strategic initiatives. He/she will investigate issues of strategic significance to the USGA and the game, utilizing diverse resources to collect relevant information, synthesize relevant information into reports for USGA leadership, and recommend possible strategies, initiatives and tactics for consideration by the leadership team. As requested and directed, he/she also support the monitoring and evaluation of the key performance metrics and established timelines related to the Association’s strategic initiatives, in order to develop any communications (reports, presentations, etc.) necessary to keep USGA leadership informed of progress. As necessary to support these efforts, the Manager, Strategic Initiatives will seek to cultivate relationships and engage with relevant partners, external constituencies and key stakeholders.