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5 Unique Paths in the Golf Management Industry, College of Natural Resources, Jessie Apt pic 2, feature

Sep 11, 2020

5 Unique Paths in the Golf Management Industry

We interviewed five PGA Golf Management alumni to learn about their careers in the golf industry. 

Tee Time: A Conversation with an Assistant Golf Professional, College of Natural Resources, Parker Antis, feature

Sep 4, 2020

Tee Time: A Conversation with an Assistant Golf Professional

Parker Antis, now at Hope Valley Country Club, shares his experiences as a professional golf management alumnus. 

Tee Time: A Conversation with a Head Golf Professional, College of Natural Resources, Jessie Apt, feature

Aug 25, 2020

Tee Time: A Conversation with a Head Golf Professional

We sat down with Jessie Apt, a 2015 Professional Golf Management and Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management graduate, to talk about career as a head golf professional. 

Tee Time: A Conversation with a Golf Club Fitter, College of Natural Resources, Ben Freundt fitting a club - feature

Aug 5, 2020

Tee Time: A Conversation with a Golf Club Fitter

Ben Freundt graduated with a degree in Professional Golf Management in 2017. We sat down with him to talk about his career as a club fitter and time at NC State. 

Sean Fairholm on golf course

Jul 28, 2020

Tee Time: A Conversation With a Golf Journalist

Sean Fairholm, a 2014 PGA Golf Management alumnus, talks about his time at NC State and career as a golf writer for Global Golf Post. 

Luke Davis feature

Jul 22, 2020

Tee Time: A Conversation With a Golf Entrepreneur and Designer

We sat down with Luke Davis to talk about his time in NC State's PGA Golf Management program and career as a golf entrepreneur. 

Luke Davis

Mar 27, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Luke Davis

After leading on-campus groups and creating the “Get Internship Ready” program for PGA golf management students, Luke used his leadership skills to become an entrepreneur with his own start-up company. 

Dave Nastalski

Feb 11, 2019

Alumni Profile: Dave Nastalski

Dave uses his hands-on experiences and lessons from his PGA golf management courses to become the founder of a putting device for fellow golfers. 

Pitch Riley golfing.

Dec 12, 2018

Graduate to Golf Course – Pitch Riley Reflects on Time at the College of Natural Resources

New alumnus, Pitch Riley, graduated in December of 2018 from the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management with a degree in PGA Golf Management. Below, he reflects on his time in the College of Natural Resources and the unique program he felt fortunate to participate in. What are your plans after graduation? Do you have… 

Kevin Martin

May 1, 2018

Graduation to Vocation: Director of Junior Golf

PGA Golf Management major Kevin Martin is preparing to graduate from the College of Natural Resources and begin a full-time job with the Rick Murphy Golf Academy in Greensboro.