In Profile: 2012 WCTA President Scott Mitchell
Scott Mitchell, Past President
Scott Mitchell is the Technical Sales Representative for the Golf Course and Sports Field Division of Target Products Ltd. covering B.C and Western Washington. Scott provides support to various organizations and individuals, from finding and recommending local acceptable materials to arranging lab tests with independent labs and working through logistics to get the best product to the job site in the most efficient and cost effective way.
Scott has been in the Golf Course Industry for over 15 years, his past experience includes working as the Superintendent at Aurora Highlands Golf Course in Ontario, as the Assistant Superintendent at the Fairmont Banff Springs Stanley Thompson Golf Course and Hotel Grounds, and on the grow-in at Westwood Plateau Golf and Country Club in Coquitlam B.C.
Scott graduated from the University of Guelph Turf grass Managers course and also from the University of Massachusetts School for Turf Managers.
One of the main reasons Scott originally volunteered to join the WCTA Board of Directors, was the quality of the association and its membership. As President, Scott welcomes any comments or concerns from the membership and hopes you will contact him directly at (604) 614-7875 to discuss any issues that arise. Scott is also a member of the B.C.G.S.A., C.G.S.A and the G.C.S.A.A. and strongly believes in supporting these associations as he feels they help to strengthen the industry as a whole.