Terry Anglin has over 40 years of experience in the private club and hospitality industry. He has served as General Manager of private clubs in Tennessee and California. Most recently, Terry served as GM/COO of San Diego Yacht Club (SDYC), a world-renowned private club. Under his leadership, SDYC rose to the rank of number-two yacht club in the country and was selected as a Platinum Club of the World as voted on by the Club Leaders Forum. Terry has served as President of the CMAA Tennessee Volunteer Chapter, two terms on the board of the CMAA Golden State chapter, and on the Platinum Club Advisory Board for the Club Leaders Forum. He has also held the post of Host (President) of the CMAA International Wine Society and lectured at several World Conferences on Club Management. In 2016, Terry was named as the recipient of the Excellence in Club Management award by the McMahon Group and Club and Resort Business.

As a Principal with GSI Executive Search, Terry focuses on placements throughout the Western U.S. He is also available to consult on executive searches throughout the country. His experience in yacht clubs, golf clubs, and tennis and fitness clubs offers clients broad insight on the executive search process, as well as the essential qualities of private club leaders.

Professional Experience and Roles

  • President, Tennessee Volunteer Chapter, Club Managers Association of America
  • Board Member, two terms, California Golden State, Club Managers Association of America
  • Host (President) of International Wine Society, Club Managers Association of America
  • Attained Certified Club Manager and Certified Chief Executive designations from CMAA. Also attained CMAA Honor Society level
  • Selected as recipient of the Excellence in Club Management award by the McMahon Group and Club and Resort Business
  • Host and speaker at the Yacht Club Manager Symposium at the World Conference on Club Management
  • Speaker at World Conference, “Wine 101” course
  • Served as adjunct instructor for the University of Mississippi and Cal-Poly Pomona