I have just returned from the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando.  It was hard leaving the warm weather and returning to the 15 degrees and snow in Montana. The PGA Show was full of new teaching aids, great apparel and equipment for 2019.  I always enjoy walking the show floor and running into PNW Professionals.… Read More


Happy New Year!  2019 here we go… WOW!!! We all got into this business because of our love for the game of golf and playing golf. Everyone’s New Year’s resolution should be to find away to get out and play, if it’s playing in more tournaments at the Chapter or Section level or it’s just… Read More


Happy Holidays! It’s that time of year, with Thanksgiving behind us and all of the December holidays in front of us. We also have the Section Board of Directors / Winter Planning meeting right around the corner. This year’s meeting will be held in my home town of Whitefish, Montana. I look forward to welcoming… Read More


This is my first Foreword Press article as President of our Section.  I’m very humbled to serve our Section and the association. I wanted to start off by saying I have big shoes to fill. I was fortunate to be able to have dinner at the PNW PGA Merchandise Show with about 14 Past Presidents… Read More


This is my final Foreword Press article as the President of our Section.  Thank you for allowing me to serve.  Serving our association is a true pleasure and it has made me a better professional.  I have always served with one idea in mind: “If not me, then who? If not now, then when?” This… Read More


Association Governance I get asked quite a bit, “how do you have time to be the President of the Section and do your job?”  It always makes me chuckle when I get asked that because honestly it isn’t that hard and doesn’t require that “enormous” amount of time that people might think it does, it… Read More