Mark Duane, PGA previously a teaching professional at Skyline CC is now a teaching professional at Wahconah CC.
Congratulations goes out to Evan Silkworth (PGA Head Professional at Columbia G&CC) and his wife on the newest addition to their family, Aria Elizabeth. Aria was born on August 26th and although slightly sleep-deprived, everyone is happy and healthy. Congrats.
PGA Lead Cohort VI Class of 2021-2022
The application process for PGA Lead Cohort VI, Class of 2021-2022 is now open. Learn more information on eligibility, the application process, programming, the obligation of participants and the selection criteria.
The application window will be open until Friday, November 13th at midnight. The announcement of PGA Members selected for the PGA Lead Class will be made on December 7th.
We would encourage PGA members who desire to ascend through the volunteer leadership ranks of the Association to apply.
We're now into October and have a lengthy list of members who are still in need of paying dues. The deadline to pay membership dues before late fees apply is October 31st. Section & National dues portions must be paid.
NENY PGA Fall Membership Meeting - VIRTUAL, Nov. 16
Don't forget the NENY PGA Fall Membership Meeting will be held VIRTUALLY!
Members must be logged into a device, there will no option to telephone in!
More info to come along with registration and all voting/election will be held virtually as well.
Board of Director Spots (3) & Office of Secretary If you have an interest in running for the office of Secretary or for one of the three open Board of Director spots - you are requested to send a letter of your intentions to Executive Director, Tracie Warner by the end of October. firstname.lastname@example.org
Seeking NENY PGA Facilities Who Offer Discounts to Veterans
Any NENY PGA Section Facility who offers or is willing to offer reduced greens fees for military/veterans please contact Christian Torres email@example.com
Christian just wrapped up a 5-week PGA HOPE Program hosted by the Town of Colonie with 15 veterans who LOVED the program and got to play a season ending outing at Leatherstocking GC!
Thanks to all of our NENY PGA Professional Instructors!
Season-ending Tour Championship
Next week (Tues-Wed, Oct. 6-7), our season-ending Tour Championship will be held at Wyantenuck CC. Our top 20 NENY PGA Professionals eligible have earned exemption into the Championship and will be vying for the $11,000 Champions Cup purse based on our points re-set. Thank you to all of our members and associates who participated in our NENY PGA Section Tournament Program and keep an eye on the leader board next week.