Bruce Williams

Bruce_WilliamsBruce Williams has been making presentations to golf and turf groups for over 40 years. Born and raised on a golf course he is the son of a renowned golf course superintendent, Bob Williams.

Bruce is a graduate of Baldwin-Wallace College and also Michigan State University in the Turfgrass Management Program. While at MSU he served as President of the Turf Club and was recognized as the Outstanding Student.

He spent 21 years as the golf course superintendent at Bob O’Link Golf Club in Highland Park, IL. At that time the course was ranked in the top 40 by Golf Digest.

His last 14 years as a superintendent were spent as Director of Golf Courses and Grounds at The Los Angeles Country Club which was ranked #14 in the USA.

Bruce has been involved in leadership positions for 4 decades in golf and turf. He has been the president of the following chapters: Midwest, Chicagoland, Southern California and California. In 1996 he was the President of the GCSAA as was his father in 1958.

Currently Bruce serves as a Director for the California Alliance for Golf. He also serves on the USGA Green Section Committee and is the Executive Director of The California Turfgrass and Landscape Foundation.

Bruce operates several successful businesses with Executive Golf Search, Inc., Premier Fly Fishing, Fall River Real Estate Holdings, Grigg Bros. and Bruce Williams Golf Consulting.

Bruce writes for Golf Course Industry Magazine, Golf Course Industry International and also BoardRoom Magazine. He is sought after for presentations to universities, turf conferences, the Golf Industry Show and conferences overseas.