Registration is now open for the 2022 Sweet 16 Education Seminars. We encourage you to attend this popular event, held February 21-22 at the Coeur d’Alene Golf & Spa Resort . Earn up to 16 PGA Required MSR’s/AMP Education credit for Associates! Learn: “Rules of Golf” with Kathy Brown & Jim Hofmeister “Teaching & Coaching… Read More


The Pelzer Golf Hawaiian Paradise Pro-Am took place on January 13-20, 2022. The Pacific Northwest PGA had 11 teams on Maui for seven days, enjoying the sunshine and hospitality of the Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa on one of Hawaii’s most beautiful islands. Craig Pelzer welcomed our teams to the popular Royal Kaanapali Course and… Read More


I Resolve to Not Make Resolutions It’s a new year, filled with new opportunities, new challenges, and new friends.  At the start of another year, it’s easy to look back on all our previous resolutions left, well, unresolved.  As PNWPGA CEO, I’m working with our Board of Directors and our Section team to set bold,… Read More


The past two years have been incredibly successful in terms of rounds, participation and revenue while at the same time being incredibly “grinding” and wearing on PGA professionals and staff at our facilities. “Feeling the Burn” has taken on a new meaning indeed. As part of this context, coworkers, vendors, supervisors and customers are under… Read More


Well…we made it through 2021! Like me, I know many of you are glad to see 2021 in the rearview mirror. A special thank you to Frank and the Section staff and ED’s for a great 2021. I also want to thank the fantastic, dedicated members who serve as Officers, Board members, committee chairs, and… Read More


This month we profile Jennifer Parker, PGA, who is one of two cohorts selected for the 2022-2023 class of PGA LEAD. In addition to being TPI Certified, Jennifer has a Master’s degree in Athletic Training (Sports Medicine), a Master’s degree in Sport Management, a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology, and an Associate’s degree in Physical Therapy… Read More