The Southern Nevada Chapter, Southwest Section, PGA of America is made up of professionals from Southern Nevada golf courses, and is a part of the larger Southwest Section that encompasses Arizona. The association holds tournaments for its members, volunteers time for various causes while running most of the best courses in Southern Nevada. The Southern Nevada Chapter is currently headed by Chris Cain, PGA Golf Management Director, Assistant Professor in Residence at UNLV, and other directors. Paul Brown is the Southern Nevada Chapter operations coordinator.
The LV PGA proudly supports the Southern Nevada Junior Golf Tour and The First Tee of Southern Nevada and also hold several junior golf events annually. Check back for more details. Many local PGA Chapter professionals are available for junior instruction. The organization also operates their own junior golf tournaments.
The PGA of America is also promoting the game to everyone, and has created the Play Golf America campaign. Superstars such as Ray Romano and Samuel Jackson have cut commercials for it, urging YOU to Play golf.
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