The Colorado PGA West Chapter announced the 2020 Award Winners at the West Chapter Virtual Spring Meeting, held on Thursday, April 15. These award recipients have been submitted as finalists for the Colorado PGA Section Special Awards. Congratulations to the award winners!

West Chapter President, Jeff Boyer, PGA, commented, “I am proud to say that I believe we had more nominees and more applications submitted than I remember in 10 years of being involved in the process. It is impressive to learn more and more about what our members are doing at their facilities and in their communities.”

Golf Professional of the Year: Alice Plain, PGA, at Vail Golf Club

Teacher of the Year: Nathan Mead, PGA, at Vail Golf Club

Professional Development Award: Luke Brosterhous, PGA, at Catamount Ranch & Club

Bill Strausbaugh Award: Alice Plain, PGA, at Vail Golf Club

Player Development Award: Pete Roach, PGA, at Sonnenalp Club

Youth Player Development Award: Trey Johnson, PGA, at Vail Golf Club

Public Merchandiser of the Year: James Pratt, PGA, at Aspen Golf Club

Private Merchandiser of the Year: Steve Grove, PGA, at Maroon Creek Club

Resort Merchandiser of the Year: Not awarded

Assistant Golf Professional of the Year: Andrew Firman, PGA, at Aspen Golf Club

Warren Smith Award: Stephen VanDyke, PGA, at River Valley Ranch Golf Club

Associate Player of the Year: Christopher Devens at Aspen Glen Club

Senior Player of the Year: Doug Rohrbaugh, PGA, at Snowmass Club

Player of the Year: Doug Rohrbaugh, PGA, at Snowmass Club


Click to watch the 2020 Colorado PGA West Chapter Award Winner’s Video.