Curt Nelson, PGA Master Professional
2018 Winner of the PGA Midwest Section Bill Strausbaugh Award! This award bestows special recognition on a PGA Golf Professional who personally displays outstanding integrity, character and leadership through a commitment to mentoring and making significant impacts on the careers of PGA Professionals. In the spirit of the award, “mentoring” shall be defined as follows: Mentoring is supporting professionals to manage their own development so they can maximize their PGA career potential. The PGA mentor empowers, enables, advises, challenges, and encourages professionals to enhance their professional skills, strengthen their level of service, improve their work performance, and become the PGA Member that they aspire to be.
Curt Nelson, General Manager of the Overland Park Golf Division, is one of the Region’s only PGA Master Professionals. His 32 years of experience includes being Head Professional at Loch Lloyd Country Club (1995-1998), St. Andrews Golf Club (1998-2011), and now General Manager of the Overland Park Golf Division.
Curt’s focus is keeping the swing simple by using lines, angles and circles. He often utilizes techniques learned at the David Leadbetter Academy, the John Jacobs Golf School, and his time at the Teaching Summit with one of the all-time great instructors, Manuel de la Torre.
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