Professional of the Year

The highest honor paid to a Gulf States PGA Professional. The following guidelines are used to determine nominees for this prestigious award:

  •  Overall performance as a golf professional at his/her facility.
  •  Level of service to the Section and Association.
  •  Leadership ability.
  •  Image and the ability to inspire fellow professionals.
  •  Promotion of golf

Previous Winners

  • 1970 Robbie Webb
  • 1971 Charlie Dugas
  • 1972 James Ray Carpenter
  • 1973 Luca Barbato
  • 1974 Johnny Myers
  • 1975 Norman Bryant
  • 1976 Gray Little
  • 1977 Johnny Stahl
  • 1978 Mike Barbato
  • 1979 Ben Nelson
  • 1980 Frank Gumpert
  • 1981 Henry Thomas
  • 1982 George Cascino
  • 1983 Ken Lindsay

  • 1984 Robbie Webb
  • 1985 Byron Cautreau
  • 1986 Bill Caldwell, Jr.
  • 1987 Sam Dunning
  • 1988 Butch Brooks
  • 1989 Jimmy Headrick
  • 1990 Frank Mackel
  • 1991 William Earl Morgan
  • 1992 Sam Dunning
  • 1993 James Leitz
  • 1994 Greg Core
  • 1995 Jimmy Gallagher
  • 1996 Ed Selser
  • 1997 W.E. Morgan
  • 1998 Ernie Blue
  • 1999 Greg Core

  • 2000 Ron Hickman
  • 2001 Cliff Wagner
  • 2002 Russ Fransted
  • 2003 David Marchand
  • 2004 Dennis McGrail
  • 2005 Fred Schroeder
  • 2006 Jared LeBouef
  • 2007 Jim Dorman
  • 2008 Mark Powell
  • 2009 Jim Dorman
  • 2010 David Lee
  • 2011 Jared LeBouef
  • 2012 James T.  Crawford
  • 2013 Jeffrey Adkerson
  • 2014 Chris Jester
  • 2015 David Marchand