Look Who's Joined the WCTA
As a unified voice for the professional golf and sportsturf management industry in western Canada, the WCTA is now 683 members strong; last year we welcomed 65 new members. Welcome and thank you for your support and confidence in our association!
We also communicate with about 1600 non-WCTA members and would like to thank everyone on our mailing list for your interest in WCTA activities.
If you know someone who would benefit from a WCTA membership, ie Turf Line News, annual conference, membership roster, job postings, CEC program, etc, have them visit our online sign-up page at http://www.wctaturf.com/forms/joinwcta.php
HERE'S A RECAP OF OUR NEW AND RETURNED MEMBERS FROM 2017:
Steve Beasley, City of Surrey Parks
Amy Bishop, City of Campbell River
Chris Bjorn, City of Prince George
Greg Bond, Vancouver Golf Club
Andrew Bos, City of Chestermere
Peter Bos, Bos Sod Farms Inc.
Marcus Boutilier, City of Edmonton
Allison Brown, Forestar Golf Sales
Brian Charles, Eagle Ranch Golf Resort
Brock Coates, Glencoe Golf and Country Club
Aaron Crank, Copper Point Golf Club
Steve Davies, Jancor Agencies
Nick DeCicco, City of Kamloops Parks (retired)
Patrick, Dobek, Mattrick Family Estate - Eagle's Nest
Patrick Doyle, SD#75 (Mission)
Karl Erskine, District of Central Saanich
Jason Gentles, Weed Free Lawns
Clayton Gordon, Calgary Board of Education
Robert Harris, Toro Residential and Landscape Contractor Division
Margot Hollinger, Ministry of Environment
Daniel Howie, Sun Peaks Resort
Mike Howie, Dist. of North Vancouver Parks
Patrick Johnson, BrettYoung
Ameen Kanji, Stanley Park Lawn Bowling Club
Don Kotylak, Rollins Machinery Ltd.
Alyssa Lake, Belvedere G & CC
Erik Landsvik, City of Port Alberni Parks
John Law, District of Central Saanich
Curtis Leganaar, City of Port Alberni Parks
Brennan Lessick, Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Andrea Li, City of Calgary Parks South
Shawn Marjoram, BrettYoung
Neil Matheson, City of Prince George
Yvonne McNabb, Municipality of Jasper
Margaret Mills, City of Nanaimo Parks
Carlos Moniz, Butchart Gardens Ltd.
Jason Morgan, Westwood Plateau G&CC
Chris Murphy, City of Castlegar
Leanne Nadwidny, City of Edmonton
Gord Nicholson, Fairview GC
Roland Oluper, The Rise Golf Course Ltd.
Ray Peltier, City of Calgary
Brady Penson, Bootleg Gap Golf
Tom Peterson, City of Surrey Parks
Derek Priestley, City of North Vancouver
Gerald Rees, City of Saskatoon
Kevin Robertson, Surrey GC
Mark Sands, Pheasant Glen GR
Justin Smidt, Glencoe Golf and Country Club
Brian Strain, Strain Landscapes Ltd.
Aaron Swail, Beach Grove Golf Club
Barry Teichroeb, Westbank First Nation
Jason Tonks, The Canal at Delacour Golf Club
Ben Tymchyshyn, RF Binnie & Associates Ltd
Tim Vannice, Summerland GC
Michelle Wallace, City of Nanaimo Parks
Mike Walsh, Lakepoint Golf G&CC
Dean Ward, City of Prince George
Craig Wenger, GreenPatch Hydroseeding
Keith Wojtkiw, Radium Hot Springs Resort
Gavin Worden, Rollins Machinery Ltd.
Darren Work, City of Nanaimo Parks
Adam Wutzke, Copper Point Golf Club
Susan Zaric, City of Nanaimo Parks
Would you like to see your name on this list? CLICK HERE to join the WCTA right now!
Are you interested in knowing more about the societal benefits of turf? CLICK HERE for a great poster from the CTRF.
Consider a contribution to pink snow mold research. Member dues invoices include an area on the form to indicate a financial contribution from your facility. The WCTA thanks everyone for supporting the projects that help support the turf industry!