USGA Leadership

Fred Perpall

USGA President-Elect

Fred Perpall, of Dallas, Texas, is entering his fourth year on the USGA Executive Committee and is the President-Elect. Fred will become President of the USGA in 2023.

Perpall is the chief executive officer of The Beck Group. He leads the firm's domestic and international architectural design, planning, real estate consultancy and construction businesses. A registered architect, Perpall is a member of the prestigious American Institute of Architects College of Fellows.

He is currently the immediate past Chairman of the Dallas Citizens Council, and is former chairman of the Urban Land Institute's Urban Plan. Perpall was a member of the Board of Trustees who helped build Trinity Forest Golf Club in Dallas – the new home of the AT&T Byron Nelson. The public/private partnership that led to the club's creation is as an inspiration to its community, serving as host to Southern Methodist University's golf program, countless charitable tournaments and events for the Dallas chapter of The First Tee.

Perpall earned his bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Texas at Arlington. He is a graduate of the Harvard Business School's Advanced Management Program.

In 2022, Perpall will chair the Championship Committee and serve on the Compensation & Leadership, Governance and Nominating committees.