Like our golf pro Joey, Curtis grew up in New England and has been racing down mountains on a snowboard since he was six years old. As a young boy, he worked hand in hand with his dad who was a custom homebuilder. He credits his dad with his drive and work ethic, and remembers his dad giving him positive reinforcement to keep him motivated. He could also get on his nerves by not putting his dad’s tools back after he used them!
Curtis always dreamed of being an architectural engineer and had a keen eye for design, a passion for science, and a natural ability to play golf. Curtis combined his three strengths which lead him to a career in Turf Grass Science at Delaware Valley University. Do you have any idea the coursework that is required to be a golf course superintendant? Talk about Curtis the mad scientist! His curriculum included biology, chemistry, plant pathology, entomology, agronomy, climatology, and irrigation technology to name a few of the “ologies” that he mastered before joining us at BBCC!
It’s not surprising that