Beverly Gruber, executive director of the Pennsylvania Campground Owners Association (PCOA), has submitted her intention to retire, with the last day of employment set to occur on Dec. 11, 2020, according to a notice in PCOA’s bi-monthly newsletter. 

Gruber started with PCOA in 1983. She also runs a business, SCS Management, a multi-association management firm, and PCOA is the firm’s primary client. 

A transition committee has been established to find a replacement for Gruber. Interested individuals can apply for the position by sending a letter of interest by June 10 to Ryan McFarland at Buttonwood Campground, 1515 River Road, Mifflintown, Pa., 17509. 

Attach references or letters of recommendation and your thoughts on the future direction of PCOA. 

The new executive director will need to begin their duties on a part-time basis by mid-April 2020 and then take over following the 2020 convention.