The GCSAA has not only been working with me the past 10 years to help me better serve our members through Chapter Executive Sessions at the GIS and Chapter Leader Sessions in Lawrence, but our Field Staff Representative, Ralph Dain has also been instrumental in helping our chapter grow. GCSAA, under the guidance of Steve… Read more »
I started working on golf courses 20 years ago. After a couple of seasons I decided to go to college to get my turf degree. I have been a superintendent for 12 years and love every minute of it. Being outside and working with my hands combined with the business aspect and human resources gives… Read more »
My GCSAA story started long ago when my grandpa decided to get out of the farming business and build a golf course on the family farm. 43 years later I find myself as a third generation golf course superintendent. I was exposed to GCSAA at a young age when my dad would take us on… Read more »
The GCSAA helped me shape my career, gave me the opportunity to reach out to so many great people & colleagues around the world. It is a huge source of inspiration; I am excited to be a part of this community.
From the moment I became a member, GCSAA has been an invaluable resource for me throughout my career. Whether it’s networking with peers on the forums, reading articles, watching webinars, or attending the Golf Industry Show, the information available to me through the GCSAA has given me the tools I need to be successful.
Some of the best times of my life have been directly related to my profession. Being a member of GCSAA and a board member of GCSANJ the last 15+ years has connected me with new and lasting friendships across this great country. Also, being the chapter delegate for my association has given me the opportunity… Read more »
I started my membership with the GCSAA while in college and found the online resources to be a great help in landing my first position after graduation. GCSAA offers a variety of online tools to help be as successful as possible no matter where you are in your career. The career coaching services offered online… Read more »
I entered the profession in 1990 after 10 years in another business. Within the year I became a member of GCSAA. I attended 23 Golf Industry Show’s in a row which have helped to make me the professional I am today. The knowledge garnered from my membership has been invaluable to my success. The use… Read more »
I first joined GCSAA in 1997 as a graduate student at Virginia Tech. Prior to enrolling I had been working at a small, 9-hole course back home in Virginia, Lake Bonaventure CC. LBCC was the only golf course in the entire county. When I received my membership card and certificate I knew instantly I now… Read more »
In 1980, I was lucky to become a GCSAA Scholarship recipient. Right away upon graduation it meant something on a resume. It opened some doors for interviews at that time that I never would have received. I later became very involved in my chapter and I served on several GCSAA committees over the years meeting… Read more »