Club History

Past Presidents

( All photos are recent at this time. If you have any better or of the missing presidents, please contact me at: texascusmaneditor@gmail.com )

Randolph Garner (1982-1987)         Cleburne, TX

Cushman Club of America President 1987-1988







Jim Wadlow (1987-1990)                 Burleson, TX

Cushman Club of America President 1996-1998


Bill Gordon (1990-1992)                    Mabank, TX


Ross Murphy (1992-1996)              Longview, TX

Cushman Club of America President 2014-2016


Mike Jones (1996-1998)                      Athens, TX

Gail Brownlow (1998-2000) Mountain City, TX

Don Ledbetter (2000-2002)              Gilmer, TX


Don Henry (2002-2004)                   Abilene, TX

Cushman Club of America President2008-2010


Tommy Greer (2004-2006)           Mesquite, TX

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Bryan Gelwick (2006-2008)         Scroggins, TX

Roy Stanley (2008-2010)           San Angelo, TX

Debbie Ledbetter (2010-2012)          Gilmer, TX


Ben Sargent (2012-2014)                Carlsbad, TX


James Press (2014-2016)                    Carmine, TX


Brent Landry 2016-

Cushman Club of America President 2016-2018



Texas Cushman Club State Meets List

  1. 1983      Cleburne, TX.     June 25-26
  2. 1984      Cleburne, TX         June 10-12
  3. 1985      Cleburne, TX-National Host         June 28-29
  4. 1986     Cleburne, TX          June 7-8
  5. 1987     Cleburne, TX-National Host        June 19-20
  6. 1988     Cleburne, TX          July 1-3
  7. 1989     Cleburne, TX          July 14-15
  8. 1990     Cleburne, TX          July 27-28
  9. 1991      Cleburne, TX          June 14-15
  10. 1992      Cleburne, TX          June 4-6
  11. 1993      Marshall, TX           June 4-5
  12. 1994      Marshall –National Host           June 22-25
  13. 1995      Sequin, TX               June 1-3
  14. 1996     Marshall, TX           June 6-8
  15. 1997     Sweetwater, TX    July 23-26
  16. 1998     Sequin, TX               June 3-6
  17. 1999     Gainesville, TX      July 14-17
  18. 2000     Paris, TX                  June 7-10
  19. 2001      Sweetwater, TX    June 27-30
  20. 2002      Witchita Falls, TX June 5-8
  21. 2003      Marshall, TX           June 4-7
  22. 2004      Witchita Falls-National Host   June 14-18
  23. 2005      Sequin, TX              June 1-5
  24. 2006      Paris, TX                  May 31-June 3
  25. 2007     Sweetwater, TX       May 31-June 3
  26. 2008     Sequin, TX               June 4-7
  27. 2009     Sulphur Springs   July 29-Aug 1
  28. 2010      Brownwood, TX     June 23-26
  29. 2011      Paris, TX                  June 23-24
  30. 2012      Marshall, TX           June 30
  31. 2013      Abilene, TX -National Host       June 23-27
  32. 2014     Brenham, TX         Oct. 9-11
  33. 2015      Abilene, TX             Oct. 8-10
  34. 2016     Paris, TX                  Oct. 19-25

Founder’s Award

“The Founder’s Award will be presented each year by the President to one of our members who has given distinguished service to the Texas Cushman Club and who has made a distinct, impactful, and selfless contribution to our club over a period of several years. They have also demonstrated  and promoted the restoration and preservation of Cushman scooters. The President will counsel with previous recipients for potential nominees. This will be our most prestigious award given to an member. The President will make the final decision and select the winner, who will be announced at the Annual State Meet.”

1988: Bill Benedict             Blueball, PA

Leon Jones                 Cleburne

Mike Jones                Athens

Ken Thiessen             Cleburne

1989: Jim Wadlow               Burleson

Curtis Nixon              Ft. Worth

1990: Bob Mutchie               Arlington

Gordon Snider            Abilene

1991: Dennis Carpenter      Charlotte, NC

1992: James Folkerts           Dalhart

1993: Jerry Johnson            Abilene

1994: Ross Murphy             Longview

1995: Jack Freeman             Argyle

1997: Joe Bryan                    Tahoka

1998: Gail Brownlow          Mountain City

1998: Becky Brownlow      Mountain City

1999: Mike Johnson           New Braunfels

2000: Butch Tolbert           Cuero

2003: Larry White               Axtel

Mick Finney               Gilmer

2004: Ben Sargent             Carlsbad

Tommy Goode          Bastrop

2005: Cecile Blount           Sulphur Springs

2006: Roy Stanley              San Angelo

Joe Finney                 Gilmer

2007: Richard Kesselus    Bastrop

2008: Bert and Jane Barnette Deatsville, AL

2009: Tommy Greer         Mesquite

Don Henry               Abilene

2010: Danny Turner          Terrell

2011: Les and Janie Wilson Lindsay

2012: Don Ledbetter           Gilmer

2013: Belinda Beck              Shamrock

2014: Randolph Gardner   Cleburne

2015: Chrysti Love               Lamesa

2016: Gene Sargent            Carlsbad