Golf Course Management

JUN 2013

Golf Course Management magazine is dedicated to advancing the golf course superintendent profession and helping GCSAA members achieve career success.

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GCSAA is… A leading golf organization and has as its focus golf course management. Since 1926, GCSAA has been the top professional association for the men and women who manage golf courses in the United States and worldwide. From its headquarters in Lawrence, Kan., the association provides education, information and representation to 18,000 members in more than 72 countries. GCSAA's mission is to serve its members, advance their profession and enhance the enjoyment, growth and vitality of the game of golf. The Environmental Institute for Golf is the philanthropic organization of GCSAA, and has as its mission to foster sustainability through research, awareness, education, programs and scholarships for the beneft of golf course management professionals, golf facilities and the game. GCSAA's mission is… To serve its members, advance their profession and enhance the enjoyment, growth and vitality of the game of golf. GCSAA's vision is… To have GCSAA members consistently recognized as: • Key to the enjoyment of the game. • Crucial to the economic vitality of the facility. • Clear authorities regarding issues related to golf course management. • Professionals belonging to an inclusive organization that embraces a diversity of ideas and people. Members will take pride in belonging to GCSAA as the organization that provides them with increased recognition by continually: • Expanding its role as a leading golf organization. • Working to improve golf's positive environmental impact. GCSAA values… • The persistent pursuit of excellence that drives golf course superintendents to excel in meeting the continual challenges posed by nature, economics and the game of golf. • The integrity of character that embodies the highest standards of ethical and professional conduct. • The strong kindred spirit and camaraderie, born of a love of the outdoors and the game of golf that unites golf course superintendents across nations and generations. • The compassionate benevolence that compels golf course superintendents to give of their time, skills and resources to serve their colleagues and communities. Golf Course Superintendents Assocation of America 1421 Research Park Drive • Lawrence, KS 66049-3859 • 785.841.2240 • 800.472.7878 • 785.832.4488 (fax) • @GCSAA

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