Josh Lesnik is president of KemperLesnik and KemperSports. In this role, he leads growth and marketing initiatives for both companies; manages industry and media relations; and works closely with the Board, Chairman, and CEO to guide strategic direction of the organization. Josh also has regular involvement with KemperSports’ more than 100 owned and managed golf course properties across the nation.
Josh previously served as general manager of the internationally acclaimed Bandon Dunes Golf Resort in Bandon, Ore., where he spearheaded the grand opening and managed daily operations and marketing and communications efforts. He was also general manager of The Glen Club in Glenview, Ill.
Josh holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Drake University and a Master of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications from Roosevelt University. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Chicago District Golf Association, Western Golf Association and The First Tee of Greater Chicago. Josh is also on the Regional Affairs Committee of The United States Golf Association and a professional member of the Golf Writers Association of America.