This month we interview Kathy Brown, who recently earned a spot on the USGA Rules Committee. She is also the 2015 and 2016 PNW PGA Perry Williams Award winner. Hometown:  Hillside, NJ Facility: Twin Lakes Village GC PGA Member Since: 2013 Tell us a little bit about your career. Who or what inspired you to become… Read More


This month we interview Jim Hofmeister, who was named the recipient of the 2018 Perry Williams Award for his service to the Section’s Rules of Golf Committee. Hofmeister, who also serves on the National PGA Rules Committee, is a frequent Rules Official for Section Championships. Hometown: Liberty Lake, WA  PGA Member Since: 1973  Tell us… Read More


This month we interview Bob Duncan, winner of the 2018 PNWPGA Deacon Palmer Award, which is awarded for outstanding performance in the face of a personal challenge. Since diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease almost four years ago, Bob is continuing his busy and successful teaching career, including developing the Golfer Positional System and representing Directed Force… Read More


This month we interview Bryce Poulin, winner of the 2018 PNWPGA Player Development Award. He has created multiple player development programs at Camas Meadows. His “Pathway to Programs Guide” provides students of all abilities with a guideline to choose from his plethora of programs. He accurately tracks all programs to increase activity at non-peak times… Read More


This month we interview Bill Morach, winner of the 2018 PNWPGA Horton Smith award! This award goes to a PGA model educator. Bill is the model for “lifelong learning”. He has all six PGA Certifications, and he requires his staff to gain PGA certification as well. In 2018 the Section and Oregon Chapter education committees,… Read More


This month we interview Tanner Kelley, winner of the 2018 PNWPGA Assistant Golf Professional of the Year award! He stepped up during managerial changes at his facility, upgrading the club-fitting program and playing a key role in the development of the club’s new indoor teaching studio. He is also highly involved in the Central Washington… Read More