Lance Rogers, CGCS

GCSAA has made me a true professional, has allowed me to meet some wonderful people that will always be good friends, has given me pride in my profession, has made me proud to be part of something good for the game I love and most of all has given me my certification which pushes me… Read more »

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Dario Anastasi

I attained a Masters Degree in Agriculture Science and a 2nd Level Masters in Turfgrass Management. I have been a International GCSAA Member for 23 years and I worked in many Golf Courses across the country and abroad as a construction and maintenance Superintendent. Often I partake in the GCSAA webcasts to help increase my… Read more »

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Kenneth Meals

The role of the Equipment Manager has come a long way in the years since I started in the Golf Industry. It’s gone from simple mechanical equipment to computerized equipment. It will grow more technologically into the future with environmental concerns, increased playing demands and greater productivity from equipment. There’s been an increase in demand… Read more »

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Lee Strutt CGCS MG MS

Without the GCSAA I wouldn’t have met so many people connected with this great industry. The association has allowed me to make so many friends, colleagues and peers. These connections have empowered my progress and development without which my abilities would not be what they are today.

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Matt Dutkiewicz

After many years as an Assistant Superintendent I began to wonder if this was the right industry for me. I was a member of the GCSAA and my local Chapter but was not active in either, and frankly, I didn’t even know what these organizations were about. Then in 2013, I was fortunate enough to… Read more »

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George Thomas

I have been in the golf industry since I was in my early teens caddying at Lancaster CC in Pennsylvania. I just feel really good when I am on a golf course – it feels like home to me. Throughout my career, I have gone from working in a pro shop on to maintenance. This… Read more »

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Josh Heptig

My career began in my 5th year of college when I changed majors from Pre-Veterinary medicine to Golf Course Management and I have never looked back. Jack Fry at Kansas State and the superintendents that have coached me along the way were instrumental in setting the tone for my involvement with GCSAA. My GCSAA membership… Read more »

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Tim Powers, CGCS

I have been lucky enough to be in the golf business since 1979 and have been a Certified Golf Course Superintendent since 1995. What started as a summer job soon became a passion after working for two great superintendents. Throughout my career, I have worked at several courses around the country. I have also helped… Read more »

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William K. Bieck, CGCS

“Be All You Can Be” is an often used slogan that was created by the US Army that inferred to the growth and development of recruits into the productive young men. In many ways, this could be the motto of the GCSAA which offers its members a plethora of resources and opportunities to encourage and… Read more »

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Mike Richardson

I have thoroughly enjoyed my membership and activities with GCSAA. I have been an instructor at GIS for many years, but my most memorable work has involved speaking at chapter meetings across the country and around the world. There is no question that I have learned more at those meetings than I have taught, as… Read more »

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