President's Award for Environmental Stewardship

Among GCSAA's honors recognizing environmental commitment in golf course management is its President's Award for Environmental Stewardship. This award is based on exceptional environmental contributions to the game of golf -- contributions that exemplify the superintendent's image as a steward of the land.

Past award recipients


2014
Roger Stewart, CGCS  

2013
Matthew Ceplo, CGCS  

2012
David Phipps  

2011
Dean Graves, CGCS  
 

2010
Anthony Williams, CGCS  

2009
Dan Dinelli, CGCS  

2008
Jeff Carlson, CGCS  

2007
Pinehurst (N.C.) Resort  
2006
Golf in Colorado: An Independent Study of the 2002 Economic Impact and Environmental Aspects of Golf in Colorado

This was a collaborative effort by the Rocky Mountain Golf Course Superintendents Association, Colorado Golf Association, Colorado Women's Golf Association, Colorado Section of the PGA, Colorado Chapter of the Club Managers of America and the Colorado Chapter of the Golf Course Owners Association.  

2005
Stephen A. Kealy, CGCS
Peter Lund, CGCS
Oregon Golf Course Superintendents Association
 
2004
Jeffrey L. Gullikson, CGCS  

2003
Center for Resource Management  
2002
Environmental Management Resource Manual
Canadian Golf Course Superintendents Association
 

2001
Michigan Turgrass Environmental Stewardship Program  
2000
Thomas L. Watschke, Ph.D.  

1999
Edward (Ted) C. Horton  
1998
Joseph A. O' Brien, CAE  

1997
Michael J. Hurdzan, Ph.D.  
1996
United States Golf Association Environmental Research Program  

1995
William Timothy Hiers, CGCS  
1993
Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program
Audubon Society of New York State
(administrator)
United States Golf Association (sponsor)
1991
Cape Cod Study Participants:
Bass River Country Club, Eastward Ho! Golf Club, Falmouth Country Club, Hyannisport Club