Recasting the Turfgrass Profession

Tuesday, June 30 via Zoom
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

 Please join MRPA and the Mid-Atlantic Sports Turf Managers Association (MASTMA) for our first ever collaborative virtual event. A panel of Green Industry professionals will discuss the past and future of how golf, sports turf and landscape work together and redefine how these factions of the industry interact.

This discussion will be moderated by Patrick Coakley of DuraEdge Products, Inc. and our panel will consist of:

John Turnour, Director of Field Operations for the Washington Nationals
Logan Freeman, Golf Course Superintendent for Mountain Branch Golf Club
Cliff Driver, Athletic Field Manager for Montgomery Parks

This is a free event, but registration is required.

Zoom call information will be provided on the Thank You page after registering and will be emailed to all registrants prior to the event.  Please be sure you include a valid, current email address.

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