Kuhns, Baltusrol welcome PGA Championship
This month, GCSAA Past President Mark Kuhns, CGCS, is getting ready to host his second PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J. He reflects on his experiences hosting major tournaments, including preparing for the 2000 U.S. Amateur shortly after arriving at Baltusrol in 1999.
GCSAA supports NALP efforts
GCSAA’s Chava McKeel, director of government affairs, and Bob Helland, director of congressional and federal affairs, participated in the National Association of Landscape Professional’s Renewal and Remembrance at Arlington National Cemetery July 11. The pair also participated in NALP’s Legislative Day on the Hill on July 12.
Distinguished Service Award nominations due
Nominations for the 2016 Col. John Morley Distinguished Service Award are due July 31. The award recognizes individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of the golf course superintendent's profession. Individuals must be nominated by a GCSAA member, an affiliated chapter, or a qualified golf association. Winners will be recognized at the 2017 Golf Industry Show in Orlando.