Tag: Golf Course Superintendents Association of America

Rossi to receive GCSAA’s 2018 President’s Award for Environmental Stewardship

November 1, 2017 By
The board of directors of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) recently named Frank Rossi, Ph.D., associate professor at Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y., the winner of its 2018 President’s Award for Environmental Stewardship. Rossi, 55, will officially ...

GCSAA chief operating officer to step down

August 28, 2017 By
Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) Chief Operating Officer J.D. Dockstader will resign to pursue other career interests. The move will be effective Sept. 29. Dockstader joined GCSAA in January 2014 as chief business development officer and transitioned to ...

Oregon GCSA appoints executive director

January 26, 2016 By
The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America’s Oregon Chapter (OGCSA) has hired Alexis Wenker as its executive director to replace the retiring Linda Whitworth, the OGCSA announced in a news release. Wenker has more than 16 years of experience in the golf and landscape management field. Much ...

National Golf Day 2016 set for May 18

January 11, 2016 By
We Are Golf, a coalition of golf’s leading organizations, has announced it will host the ninth annual National Golf Day on May 18, 2016, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. National Golf Day celebrates the game’s nearly $70 billion economy, $4 ...

Comedian and impressionist Frank Caliendo to entertain at 2016 GIS

October 5, 2015 By
Frank Caliendo, a stand-up comedian and impressionist, will be the entertainer for the Closing Celebration of the 2016 Golf Industry Show on Feb. 11, the final day of the show in San Diego. The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) made ...

GCSAA announces scholar award winners

September 1, 2015 By
The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) has honored Scott Watson with the $6,000 Chet Mendenhall Award, the top prize in the association’s 2015 Scholars Competition. The $30,000 program is primarily funded by the Robert Trent Jones Endowment and is administered by ...