Tag: Golf Course Superintendents Association of America

Toro continues support of Rounds for Research with $50,000 donation

February 14, 2018 By
The Environmental Institute for Golf (EIFG), the philanthropic arm of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA), has again received a $50,000 grant from The Toro Co. for continued support of the Rounds 4 Research program in 2018. With ...

Nufarm, GCSAA to welcome inaugural EXCEL Leadership Program class to GIS 2018

February 2, 2018 By
Nufarm and the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) will welcome inaugural EXCEL Leadership Program members to the 2018 Golf Industry Show (GIS) Feb. 7-8 in San Antonio. The EXCEL Leadership Program, administered through GCSAA’s philanthropic organization, the Environmental ...

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 ...