Look Who's Joined the WCTA

As a unified voice for the professional golf and sportsturf management industry in western Canada, the WCTA is 647 members strong!  

Over the course of our 2018 fiscal year ending September 30, we welcomed a total of 73 new and returned members.  Welcome and thank you for your support and confidence in our association!  We also appreciate the 1500+ non-WCTA members on our mailing list for your interest in WCTA activities.     


Shawn Bailey - Tobiano Golf Course
Kevin Brown - Shaughnessy Golf and Country Club
Michael Croteau - SD#61 Victoria
Fran Forrest - Carnoustie Golf Course
Brad Gerspacher - Wintergreen Golf Course
Mathew Hamilton - Shaughnessy Golf and Country Club
John Hart - Meadow Gardens Golf Course
Ian Hayes - Twin Lakes Golf Resort
Michael Knoll - Fraserview Golf Course
Darren Reed - SD#61 Victoria
Larry Reest - SD#75 Mission
Ken Revoy - Calgary Board of Education
Mark Stephens - Andrew Sheret
Jake Thiessen - Andrew Sheret

Whether you are from the golf, sportsfield, supply chain or any other turf industry sector, we would like to see your name on this list! 

Why?  Because far more can be accomplished together than by each sector working on their own.  One voice, pulling the same direction, avoiding duplication, whatever the cliche, it's the most effective and sensible approach, especially when our industry needs to face tough issues.

CLICK HERE to join the WCTA right now!

Sometimes we lose members too, please help us congratulate the following retired WCTA members:
Rod Barker - SD#75 (Mission)
Allan Beauchamp - St. Michaels University School
Mike Ferdinandi - Vancouver Parks Board - Fraserview GC
Murray Flower - District of Saanich Parks
Ron Goffic - SD#23 (Central Okanagan)
Dave Kennedy - Vancouver Golf Club
Mike Leskiw - City of Langford
Jim McGarvey - Seymour Golf and Country Club
Nick McGregor - Kings Links by the Sea
Brock Nattress - District of West Vancouver - Gleneagles Golf Course
Bruce Newman - City of Burnaby Parks Operations
Bob Paterson - RF Binnie & Associates Ltd
Lionel Pommier - City of Richmond Parks
Marie Thorne - Syngenta Canada Inc.
Dave Zeiler - Pitt Meadows Golf Club

Payment for 2018 is now overdue.  2018 member dues invoices were emailed in November 2017.  If you did not receive a 2018 dues invoice, please contact Leslie Carnell at (604) 888-7759 or admin@wctaturf.com.   

By November 30, 2019, we will have emailed all 2019 dues invoices.  Payment can be made several ways:

-CLICK HERE to use PayPal quickly and securely using a credit card or your PayPal account (a Paypal account is not required).  You will need your invoice number.
-Call us with a credit card number at (604) 888-7759
-Scan/email with credit card payment to exec.director@wctaturf.com
-Fax invoice with credit card payment to 1-866-366-5097
-or the old fashioned way, mail a cheque to:  WCTA, Box 698, Hope, BC  V0X 1L0

If you need to make changes to your invoice, or would like to pay in three equal installments, please send a request by email to accounting@wctaturf.com 

CLICK HERE to make contact information changes

We look forward to serving you for another year.  You can help us do that by taking care of your dues promptly.

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

Are you interested in knowing more about the societal benefits of turf?  CLICK HERE for a great poster from the CTRF.