WPGA Executive Committee member, James Boughner, Youghiogheny, has been recently appointed to the USGA Junior Championship Committee. he succeeds former WPGA President, Craig Wynn, Allegheny. Boughner, elected to the Association’s official family in 2004, currently chairs the WPGA Championship Committee.
Boughner is a five time club champion at Youghiogheny, where his family has belonged for seven decades. His father, Richard, 1916-2007, served as WPGA President, 1993-94. Jim and Richard were twice runners-up in the WPGA Father & Son. A summa cum laude graduate of Ohio State University, B.S., and the University of Pittsburgh, Juris Doctor, School of Law, he is President of The Beechwood Company.