Board of Directors

Passionate people serving those who serve us through the improvement of military golf courses both stateside and throughout the world.

Jennifer Poth

Founder, Chairman, & CEO

The daughter of a USAF Lieutenant Colonel, Jennifer always wanted to follow her father's footsteps of military service. However, Adrenal Disorder set her life in a different direction, and now she serves those who serve as the Founder & CEO of OSMG.

John Poth


Lt. Col. Poth (ret.) earned his undergrad degree from N. Michigan and an MBA from the Univ. of Notre Dame. During his 26 year career in the U.S. Air Force, he was a B-52 Navigator / Bombardier with 2 tours served in Vietnam and a Staff Officer at USAF HQ Europe.

Wendi Wiese


As Secretary of the Board, Wendi is also founder of Texas Team Junior Golf, an after school golf program throughout central Texas elementary and intermediate schools. A graduate of Texas A&M, Wendi also served as the Assistant Women's Golf Coach at A&M for 11 years.

Jim Amerault


A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, VADM (Ret.) Jim Amerault was commissioned as an Ensign in 1965, served as Deputy Chief of Naval Operations (Fleet Readiness and Logistics), and was Chief Executive Officer at Oto Melara North America, Inc. following his retirement from naval service.

Thomas Tomlin


Board certified in Family Medicine, Dr. Thomas Tomlin graduated from the Medical University of South Carolina. He served on Active Duty in the Navy from 1972-84 and as a Reservist from 1985-1995. He currently serves as Ponte Vedra Medical Center's Medical Director in which he provides premier health care services for patients.

Matt Gardiner


A graduate of Texas A&M University and currently residing in Austin, TX, Matt is a marketing professional with over 11 years of experience in sports, brand, and retail marketing. Currently, Matt is a Regional Marketing Manager for one the nation's largest sporting goods and outdoor stores, Academy Sports + Outdoors.

Henry Hughes

Advisory Council

As part of OSMG's Advisory Council, Mr. Hughes previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of THE PLAYERS Championship for the PGA Tour. Prior to that position, he was served as the Chief of Operations of the PGA TOUR from 1998 to 2008. He retired on July 1, 2010 after 25 years.

Sid Wilson

Advisory Council

A graduate of Oklahoma, Sid began his professional career as the Asst. Sports Information Director at OU. After other collegiate athletics positions at Baylor, Kansas, and South Carolina, Sid joined the PGA Tour as the Director of Public Relations in 1987. He retired as the VP of Player Relations after 25 years.

Mark Carnevale

Advisory Council

Mark Carnevale is a former TOUR player that first qualified for the TOUR in 1991. He is the current host of the Mark Carnevale Show, a three-times weekly radio show on Sirius-XM that discusses current golf topics, instruction, and anything else related to golf. Mark serves on OSMG's Advisory Council.

Kevin Jakab

Advisory Council

Kevin Jakab is the founder and managing partner of Jakab Law. He has considerable experience handling civil and commercial cases in a variety of areas. Kevin is a 'Triple Gator.' He attended the University of Florida, earning a B.A. Degree in 1995, a Master of Education Degree in 1998, and a Juris Doctor Degree in 2003.

Robby Ware

Advisory Council

A member of OSMG's Advisory Council, Robby is a PGA Tour Rules Official. Robby has been a Rules Official for the PGA Tour for 16 years, and he is directly responsible for the course setup at THE PLAYERS Championship in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Robby is a resident of Houston, Texas.

Rob Hastings

Web & Marketing Advisor

Rob is a serial entrepreneur, Navy Reservist, and founder of, a web marketplace that connects instructors and students for any type of lesson or tutoring session. Rob graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy and has an MBA from University of California San Diego Rady School of Management.