Chet Nowak, Head P.G.A. Golf Professional:

Chet Nowak’s tenure at Mink Meadows began in 2002 as a teaching professional before assuming the position of Head Professional in 2006. He is a native of New England, a graduate of UMass-Amherst and a member of the New England Section of the PGA. He has held several positions at a variety of golf clubs including Director of Golf Instruction at Casa De Campo Golf Resort in the Dominican Republic and Head PGA Pro at Mayacoo Lakes Country Club in West Palm Beach, Florida. Chet has also been a teaching professional for various golf organizations, including the Golf Digest Schools at PGA National Resort and Spa. In addition to teaching, he has authored numerous articles for local and regional publications and was the featured instructor in the June 2005 and June 2006 editions of Golf Digest Magazine. In the off-season Chet resides in West Palm Beach, Florida and teaches privately at Okeeheelee Golf Club in Lake Worth, Florida.


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Matthew Crowther, CGCS:

Certified Golf Course Superintendent since 1999.
Member of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America since 1991.
Member of the GCSAA affilitated Chapters: Golf Course Superintendents Association of Cape Cod and Rhode Island Golf Course Superintendents Association.
GCSACC Representative, New England Regional Turfgrass Foundation Board.
Superintendent of Mink Meadows Golf Club since 1995.
Graduate of the University of Rhode Island with a BS in Turfgrass Management

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