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Assistant's Association

Assistants Committee

Mission Statement: The Assistants Committee exists to provide golf professionals, who are seeking or have attained PGA Membership, opportunities in education, tournament play, and building professional relationships.

Shaun Finley

The Oaks GC

Mark Becker

Irish Waters GC

Erika Pirkl

Wisconsin PGA

John Bailey

Committee Member
Maple Bluff CC

Daniel Hastreiter

Committee Member
Whistling Straits

Victor Jacinto

Committee Member
Tuckaway CC

Garrett Mack

Western Lakes GC

Evan Wartgow

Koshkonong Mounds CC

Podcasts / Webinars:  The WAGPA committee will be working on releasing podcasts / webinars that assistant professionals can follow during the winter months. These podcasts / webinars will cover a broad number of topics designed to grow/benefit our assistant professionals and associates.  Topics will include teaching, merchandising, career enhancement and more!  If there is a subject/topic you would like covered, please contact the Section staff to discuss in more detail.

Employment Reference Guide

The WPGA’s Employment Committee has put together the Employment Reference Guide. The Employment Reference Guide was created to assist anyone seeking their next position in the golf industry. The guide contains information on understanding the hiring process, how to become a better candidate, résumés, interviewing and some stories from PGA Members about their career paths.

Download Employment Reference Guide