Crifasi graduated from the E. J. Ourso College of Business with a BS in accounting
in 1981. He previously served as vice president of CMAA and was first elected to the
board in 2013.
New Orleans Country Club has employed Crifasi since 1988. He previously served as
the club’s outside auditor. Crifasi became a member of CMAA in 1991 and has served
on many national committees.
Crifasi is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and
the Louisiana State Society of CPAs.
As president of the CMAA Board of Directors, Crifasi will lead the 13-member board
as they work with members, allied associations, and partners to further the profession
of club management.
The Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) is the largest professional association
for managers of membership clubs with 6,800 members throughout the U.S. and internationally.
Managers operate more than 2,500 country, golf, athletic, city, faculty, military,
town and yacht clubs. The objectives of the association are to promote relationships
between club management professionals and other similar professions; to encourage
the education and advancement of members and to provide the resources needed for club
managers to operate efficiently and successfully. CMAA is headquartered in Alexandria,
VA, with 43 professional chapters and more than 45 student chapters and colonies.
Learn more at cmaa.org.
About the E. J. Ourso College of Business
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improved and expanded its offerings for students and alumni. Additionally, the college
has made it a priority to provide its faculty with the resources it needs to further
research in every aspect of the business world and to produce industry leaders for
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