John Walker named South Central field staff regional representative for GCSAA

June 1, 2017 By
John Walker, who has been a golf course superintendent in Texas for the past 30 years, was named the field staff representative for the South Central region of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA). Walker joins the GCSAA ...

Paul R. Latshaw named 2017 Old Tom Morris Award winner

August 23, 2016 By
Paul R. Latshaw, who prepared golf courses for nine major championships over 38 years as a golf course superintendent, elevating the profession through his influence and innovation, will be the recipient of the 2017 Old Tom Morris Award from the ...

GCSAA appoints new senior director

July 26, 2016 By
The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) selected Shelia Finney as the new senior director of member programs. Shelia Finney will oversee four key programmatic areas in membership programs, chapter services, professional development and environmental programs for the national ...
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PGA Tour pledges 5-year $250,000 grant for GCSAA golf course BMPs

February 22, 2016 By
The PGA Tour will contribute $250,000 over five years to the GCSAA to help implement best management practice (BMP) models for golf courses, with a focus on localities and states in which PGA Tour events are held, the GCSAA recently announced ...

Is the golf biz much different than show biz?

February 18, 2016 By
Every day that I read The Los Angeles Times I’m reminded of the old entertainment saying that is the headline of this column. We’re deep into motion picture awards season, and not a single day passes without articles about all ...
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Advocacy report on GCSAA TV

February 11, 2016 By
GCSAA Thursday reported on its recent government affairs and advocacy efforts during a presentation on the GIS show floor that was also recorded for broadcast on GCSAA TV. GCSAA Director of Government Affairs Chava McKeel, Director of Congressional and Federal ...
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