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Martha J. Lang
Martha J. Lang, of Birmingham, Ala., is in her fourth year as a member of the USGA Executive Committee.
Lang was chairman of the USGA Women’s Committee from 2011-2012, after serving on various USGA committees for more than 20 years. She served on the Illinois Women’s Golf Association board from 1988-1991, and joined the USGA Regional Affairs Committee in 1989. Today, Lang serves on the Shoal Creek board of governors and golf committee, as well as the Women’s Southern Golf Association board of directors.
Lang has competed in more than 60 USGA championships, and won the 1988 U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Championship. She played on the 1992 USA Curtis Cup Team and captained the 1996 Curtis Cup Team, as well as the USA Team in the 2014 USA Women’s World Amateur Team Championship.
From 1975-1991, Lang held various accounting positions, including a six-year stint at Shell Oil. She is a graduate of the University of Alabama.
In 2019, Lang will chair the Championship (ITS) Committee and serve on the Rules of Golf (JRC) Committee.