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Monday, April 24 , 2023

Presenting Sponsor
TOMORROW! The Annual Met PGA Educational Summit is celebrating its 60th year on April 25th at Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point. We are thrilled to have launch monitor and golf simulator giant, Foresight Sports, as our presenting sponsor. Foresight will be on site at Trump Ferry Point showcasing their performance data technology to our Professionals, teaching them ways to take their game and their members games to the next level!

Walk ins are welcome. As a reminder, there is an additional $10 fee for registration at the door.

For more information on Foresight Sports, contact our Met Section Rep, Tim Briand at
Last Chance to Register!
New & Noteworthy
Long Island & Westchester Pro Assistants 
The Long Island and Westchester Pro Assistant event opened our 2023 tournament season at North Hills Country Club on Long Island, and Paramount Country Club in Westchester. Our tournament sponsors, TaylorMade and Evolve Golf, were on site at both locations, once again supporting our teams of Head Professionals and Assistants.

Congratulations to the team of Matt Dobyns and Dylan Newman of Meadow Brook Club on their Long Island victory, and to Ben Hoffhine and Mike Ballo of Westchester Country Club, Greg Bisconti and Mitch Gray of The Saint Andrew’s Golf Club, and John Deigan and Oren Shake of Wykagyl Country Club on their three-way tie for first in Westchester!

Register Your Location - Women's Golf Day

Starting this season, Women’s Golf Day is now a weeklong celebration! Golf courses, driving ranges, retail locations or golf facilities can host an official event any day for 7 days from May 30th to June 6th. You choose the day that works best for you. 

To participate as an official location for Women’s Golf Day, click the button below to register and learn more! You will receive a digital marketing kit and materials once you register to help ensure you have an easy, turnkey event. 
Learn More & Register
Nominations Open!
Deadline to submit : Friday, May 19th
Please consider nominating a fellow member for recognition as part of our Section Special Awards Program. Descriptions of each award and a link to submit a nomination are available by clicking here.

PGA HOPE classes are back this spring and we need your help! Please sign up to teach below at one of our three sites this spring. Professionals can sign up for one or more of the dates at any of the sites. Thank you in advance for your support of our veterans!

Bronx PGA HOPE - Mosholu GC
Tuesdays: May 16th, 23rd, June 6th, 13th, 27th
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Sign Up

Hudson Valley PGA HOPE - Spook Rock GC
Wednesdays: May 17th, 24th, June 7th, 14th, 28th
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Sign Up

Long Island PGA HOPE - Sunken Meadow GC
Tuesdays: May 16th, 23rd, June 6th, 13th, 27th
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sign Up
PGA HOPE Professional Training Sessions

Thursday, April 27th from 8:30AM - 3:00PM
Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point 
Judy Alvarez, PGA will provide free training to PGA Members, Assistants, and Associates to better equip them to teach people with all disabilities at their clubs and at our PGA HOPE programs.

The training is on Thursday, April 27th at Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point from 8:30AM - 3:00PM. PGA Professionals attending will be eligible to participate as an instructor for PGA HOPE, and receive an honorarium in return for their time. 6 PDR credits will be given for attending.

The training is open to Professionals looking to receive training for the first time, as well as others who have previously gone through the program who are looking to refine their skills. We hope many will join us and become certified to teach at our PGA HOPE programs. Head Professionals please encourage your assistants to attend this amazing opportunity to expand their teaching knowledge to better serve your members and get engaged in our growth of the game initiatives!
Click Here to Register and Learn More

Employment Listing

Our Employment Listing is updated almost everyday, be sure to check it out. You may post a job opening on the web site by contacting staff directly or submitting an online form by clicking
Employment Listing
Pro Ams

We are still in need of a few Pro Am sites to round out the 2023 schedule. If you are interested in hosting, please contact Jeff Voorheis at
2023 Tournament Schedule!

Click Here to view the tentative 2023 Tournament Schedule. Tournaments will be added to the schedule as dates are confirmed. 
Keep In Mind
PGA Members Enroll in Deferred Compensation Now

Beginning on April 1, PGA Members who are in good standing, living/working in the U.S., can potentially earn up to $1,500 a year to a deferred compensation plan by participating in a combination of 16 activities. Members can directly register by clicking here

VETWORKS is an initiative of the Met PGA Foundation that helps pair military veterans with employment opportunities at Met Section golf courses.

If anyone has any part-time positions consisting of light duty that you are looking to fill for the 2023 season, please send job descriptions to Kelli Clayton at
Met PGA Compensation Survey

We have restructured our Met PGA Compensation Survey to a digital platform for ease of use, updating some of the terminology in the process. PGA Members earn 1 PDR for completing the survey and an additional 1 PDR for opting into the PGA of America survey.
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