Sun Country’s Josh Salmon Selected for PGA LEAD Program

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A diverse group of 15 PGA Members was selected for the 2017-2018 Class of PGA LEAD. The leadership development program’s second class launched in conjunction with the 64th PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando. The PGA of America established PGA LEAD to identify, mentor and progress PGA Members from diverse backgrounds along a guided path to leadership roles in the Association.  …

PROfiles: Linda Howell, PGA

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Linda Howell, PGA General Manager/Head Professional Rockwind Community Links, Hobbs, NM   University:      San Diego State University What or who was your motivation to become a PGA Professional?     Working as the Head Tennis Professional at Riviera Country Club, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to play the course weekly and absolutely fell in love with the game. After a …

Rich Berberian Jr., Brad Lardon Capture 2016 PGA Professional, Senior PGA Professional Player of the Year Awards

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Article Courtesy of the PGA of America. Editor’s Note: For images of the 2016 OMEGA PGA Professional and Senior PGA Professional Players of the Year, click here.   PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Dec. 19, 2016) – PGA Professional Champion Rich Berberian Jr. of Hooksett, New Hampshire, and Brad Lardon of Santa Fe, New Mexico, have won the respective 2016 OMEGA …

The Sun Bowl Golf Classic is where legends get started

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EL PASO, Texas — PGA master professional Bill Eschenbrenner had a dream. A few weeks after being asked to help conceive a golf tournament by organizers of the Sun Bowl, he woke up in the middle of the night with the idea of showcasing college golf’s All-Americans. Thus, the Sun Bowl College All-America Golf Classic, the only individual golf tournament …

PROfiles: Monty Mills, PGA

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Monty Mills, PGA Teaching Professional GolfTEC – Albuquerque   University:      University of New Mexico What or who was your motivation to become a PGA Professional?     George Trujeque What is your specialty in the golf business?    Teaching What was your greatest moment in golf?    Shooting 29 on a par 36 What do you enjoy when not playing golf?    Movies and watching …