The Bill Strausbaugh Award is designed to recognize PGA Professionals who by their day-to-day efforts have distinguished themselves by mentoring their fellow PGA Professionals in improving their employment situations and through service to the community.
 

Bill Strausbaugh Award Guidelines:

  • Demonstration of record of service to the Section and the Association.

  • Proven leadership ability.

  • Involvement in civic activities and local charitable causes within the community.

  • Recognized as someone of outstanding character.

Award Winners

Recipient(s)

Year

Mike Gilmore

2017

Grant Turner

2016

George Lewis

2015

John Kennedy

2014

Eden Foster

2013

Jim Bender

2012

Rick Vershure

2011

Nelson Long

2010

Heath Wassem

2009

Darrell Kestner

2008

Joe Felder

2007

Dave Carazo

2006

John Kennedy

2005

Tom Nieporte

2004

Gene Borek

2003

Bobby Heins

2002

Jack Druga

2001

Mike Summa

2000

Rick Meskell

1999

Bobby Heins

1998

Bobby Heins

1997

Rick Meskell

1996

Tom DeBellis

1995

Tom DeBellis

1994

Fred Gipp

1993

Nunzio Ciampi

1992

Glenn Haugsjaa

1991

Jim O'Mara

1990

John Schob

1989

Mike Borsuk

1988

Tom DeBellis

1987

Doug Steffen

1986

Gil McNally

1985

Roy Pace

1984

Roy Pace

1983

William A. Mitchell

1982

William A. Mitchell

1981

Ron Nicol

1980

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