Pam Klyn Named General Chair for 2024 KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship

Pam Klyn

The KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship announced today that Pam Klyn, senior vice president of Corporate Relations and Sustainability at Whirlpool Corp., will serve as the General Chair for the 84th KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship scheduled for May 23-26, 2024 at Harbor Shores in Benton Harbor, Mich. 

In her role as General Chair, Klyn will lead the Championship Operating Committee made up of passionate community leaders who will work with more than 1,000 fantastic volunteers to support the most historic event at one of the best venues in Major Championship golf. 

During her nearly 30 years with Whirlpool Corp., Klyn has held advancing roles in engineering, product development, global innovation and marketing. She is currently a board member for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Benton Harbor and a trustee for the Whirlpool Foundation. She serves on the Michigan Technological University External Advisory Board for the Dean of Engineering and on the board of directors for Patrick Industries.

“Pam is not only engrained in the fabric of Whirlpool Corp., she is also a dedicated member of the community who exemplifies the importance of service and giving back,” said Championship Director, Brandon Haney. “The entire KitchenAid Sr. PGA Championship team looks forward to collaborating with Pam as we countdown the months until this Major Championship is back in Benton Harbor.”

KitchenAid and Whirlpool Corp. have been proud to bring Major Championship golf to Southwest Michigan since 2012, showing the world that Benton Harbor is an incredible place to live, work and play. The Championship makes a positive impact on the local economy each year, and is deeply embedded in the fabric of the community.

The KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship brings together nearly 1,000 volunteers each year. The Major Championship is known for exceptional hospitality for the players and guests, incredible brand experiences by KitchenAid and deep support from the surrounding communities.  

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