This month we profile Carl Hetterle, PGA, who completed the PGA Certified Professional Program in 2019. Currently he has a certification in Golf Operations and plans to complete a PGA Specialized Program during this coming off-season. Name: Carl Hetterle Facility: Tacoma C&GC Hometown: Currently resides in Steilacoom, WA PGA Member Since: 2017 How did you… Read More


by Shelby Jacobson Hunt Since the passing of our late PNWPGA Section President, Sean Fredrickson, the team at the Fredrickson Family Memorial Foundation has been hard at work to honor our dear friend with an opportunity to get more youth players into golf and expand diversity in our game and profession. The FREDDY initiative (Forming… Read More


This month we profile Mark Tunstill, PGA. Not only is he a highly involved senior player, but he has also donated countless entry fees to young professionals in the Section and Oregon Chapter to provide them with the opportunity to play as well. When he was a young professional, he was inspired by some of the… Read More


by Shelby Jacobson Hunt This month we are checking in with three more of our FREDDY Interns across the Pacific Northwest Section to see how their journey in the golf industry is going. For those unfamiliar with this initiative, visit www.freddyfoundation4.org – FREDDY stands for Forming Relationships to Expand Diversity and Develop Youth, an initiative created by… Read More


Bryan Tunstill Bryan played in the 2003 Hudson Cup Matches and previously captained the 2017 Hudson Cup Matches. Hometown: Portland, OR PGA Member Since: 1995 How did you get into golf as a profession and who were your mentors?  My older brother Mark and I started playing golf in our late teens.  We missed the… Read More


by Shelby Jacobson Hunt Since the passing of our late PNWPGA Section President, Sean Fredrickson, the team at the Fredrickson Family Memorial Foundation has been hard at work to honor our dear friend with an opportunity to get more youth players into golf and expand diversity in our game and profession. The FREDDY initiative (Forming… Read More