PNW PGA Section MSR Opportunities

MSR information
Please explore this page to see what is coming up in the Section, your Chapter and others. The current MSR Cycle ends June 15, 2022.

PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education

These webinars are held via Google Meet and are designed for PGA Members and Associates only. Please log in to the Online Member Handbook (using your Section ForeTees login)  to view Google Meet info.

Principles of Scorecard Design

Free, one-hour online course eligible for 1 PGA Required MSR. The course can be found at To earn a credit, PGA members must watch the video and then pass a short online assessment.

PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education – PGA Golf Management Internship Program
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education Series – 2nd Chance

PGA Golf Management Internship Program

Join us for a 60-minute webinar presented by Director Cole Mize and Internship Coordinator Luke Nickodemus.

The PGA Golf Management Internship Program allows students to gain valuable employment experience while being an important part of a golf facility’s operations team. PGA students bring with them industry knowledge gained through PGA education and prior experiences, as well as their passion for golf. These students are in very high demand, with over 500 job opportunities being submitted to the University of Idaho’s PGA Program each year. Join us for a 60 minute seminar discussing the PGA’s internship program and how to best recruit PGA students to your facility, including:

  • How to advertise your internship opportunity to PGA programs and students
  • How to recruit top PGA students
  • How to ensure a great internship experience for your facility and intern

This webinar will be held via Google Meet. Receive 1 PGA Required MSR / 1 AMP Credit for attending.


PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education – The Language of Inclusion and The Art of the Ask
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am


PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education Series

The Language of Inclusion and The Art of the Ask

Join us for a fun and educational session with Linnet E. Carty, MBA, Inclusion & Diversity Educator.

This webinar will be held via Google Meet. Receive 2 PGA Required MSR’s / 1 AMP Credit for attending.

About Linnet Carty

Linnet Carty has been with the PGA of America for almost four years and has over twelve years of experience working in the areas of diversity, equity and inclusion. She heads up programming for the four PGA LEAD Cohorts. The PGA LEAD two-year curriculum was structured to assist PGA Professionals who desire to ascend through the volunteer leadership ranks of the Association. Linnet has also developed the PGA LEAD curriculum, written for, produced the ‘Beyond the Green’ event and the ‘Chambers on Course’ event during the PGA Championship and Emceed the PGA WORKS Collegiate Championship and the PGA KitchenAid Seniors Championship. She has written the ‘Inclusion Guidelines for Golf Facilities’ and implemented education training for the 29,000 PGA Professionals across the nation. Linnet also presents to other organizations including the Club Managers Association of America, the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America, the Business Management Institute, the Talent Management Institute and many others. She has also developed the overwhelmingly well received ‘Pledge to Practice’ series for the PGA staff of 300 at headquarters that is a part of CEO ACTION.

Prior to joining the PGA, Linnet was the Vice President of Marketing and Development for xmlElite, a PeopleSoft/Oracle based technology firm. She was directly responsible for the acquisition of new clients, negotiating contracts, analyzing opportunities for growth, strategic partnerships, promoting best practices, creating unique marketing campaigns and remaining on the cutting edge of industry trends.

Linnet has also been a Television Host & Producer at NBC – WVIT Channel 30 and covered sports, civic, arts, community, entertainment and education topics. She was also the Television Host of several other local programs and a producer for MTV’s My Super Sweet 16.

As the Equity and Inclusion Educator for the Connecticut State Department of Education – SERC she provided customized training and education to administrators and educators, along with initiating the video production department. This former Elementary School Teacher and Arts & Entertainment Newspaper Columnist for the Hartford Courant also wrote for the Middletown Press and the Inquiring Newspaper. Linnet was the Senior Director for the Village for Families & Children, supervising 7 Educational Centers in Hartford Public Schools.

Linnet is a first-generation ‘CuMaican’ who hails from a Cuban mother and a Jamaican father. This Connecticut native is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., and was a former Language Certified International Flight Attendant with Delta Airlines. Linnet earned her B.A. from the University of Connecticut and MBA from Western New England University. She has been the Emcee for numerous events including “Paul Newman Discovery Gala’, ‘Big Climb for Leukemia’, and KitchenAid Seniors Championship. In her spare time, she enjoys writing, television production, traveling, the beach and multicultural cuisine. Her zest in life is in making others laugh.


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