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Kansas Golf Associaition


Casey Old – Interim Executive Director
Casey Old was elevated to Interim Executive Director in 2018.  Prior to his new appointment, Casey was responsible for day to day administration of the Kansas Golf Association's competitive programs since 2003. The Yates Center native is heavily involved in KGA championship administration, communication with membership and championship entrants, and scheduling. The University of Kansas graduate, who majored in Sport Management, came to the KGA as an intern in June 2002. An avid supporter of Jayhawk athletics, he lists playing golf with friends, collecting sports memorabilia and dabbling in home remodeling as hobbies.

Casey and his wife Kara live in Lawrence.

Kim Richey – Executive Director Emeritus

Kim RicheyKim Richey was the KGA Executive Director from 1993 to 2017. Under his leadership, the association has benefited from promotional campaigns and the use of technology to communicate to members. The KGA has developed a reputation for it’s professionally presented competitions, including an extensive slate of amateur championships, junior events and it’s Senior Series. Kim came to the association after practicing law in Johnson County for 18 years. The Wichita native received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Kansas in 1972 and a Juris Doctorate degree from Washburn in 1975. As a player, he won the Overland Park Golf Club championship in 1991 and was a member of the Alvamar Kansas Cup champion team in 1995. Kim is a member of the USGA’s championship rules committee and has officiated at 11 U.S. Opens and six U.S. Senior Opens, along with a U.S. Women’s Open and a U.S. Amateur Championship. He serves on the USGA’s Joe Dey Award Committee.

Baile Winslow - Member Services Manager & Junior Golf
Baile Winslow is the new KGA/KCGA Manager of Club Services and Junior Golf for the KGA.  Baile is an accomplished golfer and played collegiate golf at the University of Northern Colorado.  She comes to the KGA/KCGA from a marketing and public relations background.  She will be responsible for assisting clubs west of the Kansas City area with GHIN products, USGA Tournament Management, and course rating.  Baile will also handle many junior golf related functions for the KGA.

When she’s not playing golf, she can be found running, traveling, or practicing yoga. Baile lives in Overland Park and loves spending time with her dog, Rex.

Phil Miller – Kansas Golf Foundation Executive Director
Phil MillerPhil Miller was born and raised in Parsons. He earned his Business and Law degrees at the University of Kansas, where he played on the golf team. Phil practiced law in the Kansas City area since 1976, where he now works as a mediator. He is a member of the USGA Junior Amateur Committee and the USGA Open Rules Committee, and volunteers as a Rules Official for the KGA and Kansas City Golf Association.Phil has a passion for helping Kansas junior golfers go to college in Kansas, as evidenced by his development of the Kansas Junior Golf Scholarship. “We all know about the ever-increasing costs of college,” he says. “Our scholarship makes a real difference in the lives of Kansas junior golfers, and helps them go to school right here in Kansas.”

Phil’s wife Janet is a native of Hutchinson. They live in Kansas City.

Dick Kendrick
Senior Series Commissioner

Dick KendrickDick Kendrick has served as Senior Series commissioner since 2003. He is responsible for the administration of each Senior Series event and it’s season-ending championship. He also develops the Series schedule each season and captains the Kansas team for the Ozark Senior Challenge. Under Dick’s leadership, the Series has expanded, both in terms of participants and number of events. The schedule now boasts more than 20 outings all across the Sunflower State and includes stops in Missouri and Nebraska. An Iowa native, Dick graduated from Kansas City’s Rockhurst College with an economics degree in 1970 and spent 32 years working with the IRS in four Midwestern states.

Kendrick and his wife Teresa Van Zant live in Kansas City.

Rusty Hilst – Tournament Administrator
Rusty HilstOne of the familiar faces at KGA events each summer is Rusty Hilst, KGA’s tournament administrator. Rusty has been with the association since 1977 and has worked with all three of its executive directors, Ed Skradski, Brett Marshall and Kim Richey. He was Hutchinson High School golf coach for 31 years, winning state championships in 1974 and 1995, and is a calculus teacher at the school. Rusty won the club championship at Prairie Dunes Country Club seven times, including six in a row at one point and was inducted into the Kansas Golf Hall of Fame in 2002.

Rusty lives in Hutchinson.


Tavin Dugan - Boatwright Intern

Tavin Dugan is a 2018 USGA Boatwright Intern spanning from March thru September.  He is originally from Holton, KS and attended Washburn University to pursue a Sports Management major.  He will be graduating from Washburn after the spring semester of 2018.  While at Washburn he competed on the men’s golf team for four years from 2013-14 to 2016-2017.  His hobbies include hunting and fishing.  He now lives in Topeka along with his fiancé, Tayce, and their daughter Talhia.