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BSBA Golf Management Alumni

Brandon Snell

Alumni - Brandon Snell

Class Year 2015:  Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Major in Golf Management

Accomplishments at Trine University:  Varsity golf team, golf team Captain, Tee it Up Trine - Golf Management Organization, 2014 MIAA Sportsmanship Award, and Alpha Sigma Phi

Employer:  Fort Wayne Country Club

Brandon works with members, gives lessons, merchandises, runs golf tournaments  and supervises employees just to name of few of his daily duties.  Brandon is able to blend what he learned in Trine's classrooms with his love of golf.

When asked what was the best part of Ketner School of Business, Brandon replied, "The faculty, especially Catherine Benson, who is the Director of Golf Management."

Brandon is the 1st Assistant Golf Professional at Fort Wayne Country Club in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The Fort Wayne Country Club was founded in 1908 and originally had 9 holes.  In 1916 the course was expanded to 18 holes.


Lauren Burns

Lauren - AlumniClass Year 2013: Triple Major in Golf Management, Management and Marketing

Accomplishments at Trine University: member of women's varsity golf team, golf team Captain,  Delta Mu Delta Honor Society President, Campus Christian House leader, Scotland Business Plan Leader

Employer: Merchandising Coordinator, Cattail Creek Country Club, Glenwood, Maryland

Lauren is able to leverage her multidisciplinary background of management and marketing with her love of golf and the business of golf.

Lauren is the merchandising coordinator for Cattail Creek in Maryland and is responsible for managing the sales of golf equipment, clothing, accessories, and services for the entire club.   Cattail Creek Country Club, Inc. won an AGM Platinum Award for 2014.  This recognition award is presented to the top 100 private golf shops in America.

Cattail Creek Country Club was founded in 1988 with the goal to develop a private, member-owned golf and country club.  The course opened for play the first week of July, 1993, under the leadership of Kevin Pryseski, Golf Course Superintendent.