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September 2020

In Memory of Curtis Walker


Curt Walker, longtime Executive Director of the Midwest Golf Course Owners Association and a prominent figure within the National Golf Course Owners Association, passed June 18, 2020 after an 18-month battle with pancreatic cancer. Curt’s impact and influence on the history of the NGCOA will not be forgotten. In fact, he was the most decorated award winner in our organization, having received the Don Rossi Award, Paul Porter Award and Champion Award. He had a great impact on the golf industry, and the association will miss him dearly.

Read more about Curt here at the Minnesota Golf Association,


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