Northern Ohio PGA announced the nominations of Mill Creek Park Golf Director, Brian Tolnar and Golf Professional, Andy Santor earlier this month. Brian has been nominated for three awards: 2018 Northern Ohio PGA Golf Professional of the Year, Merchandiser of the Year, and Player Development. Andy has been nominated for the 2018 Northern Ohio PGA Teacher of the Year making this his eighth straight year for nomination.
The awards Brian has been nominated bestow special recognition on a PGA Golf Professional who has performed outstanding services as an overall PGA Professional, outstanding qualities of leadership, strong moral character, a substantial record of service to the Association and the game of golf, and has excelled as business persons/merchandisers in the promotion of golf. “I feel honored to be nominated for these three awards, the game of golf is my passion and to be recognized for doing something that I love is quite an honor”, says PGA Golf Director, Brian Tolnar.
The awards Andy has been nominated bestow special recognition on a PGA Golf Professional who has performed outstanding services as a golf teacher and coach and has displayed an extraordinary contribution and achievement in the area of youth player development. “It’s great to be nominated by a group of your peers and the Northern Ohio PGA Section. We’ve worked very hard on changing the culture at Mill Creek and it’s quite an honor to have been nominated and to be in the mix of the best of the best,” says PGA Head Golf Professional, Andy Santor.
The Northern Ohio PGA is an association of golf professionals. The mission of the Northern Ohio PGA is to promote interest and enjoyment in the game of golf while enhancing the well-being of its members. 2018 Nominees will find out the selections at the Northern Ohio PGA Sections Fall Meeting at the Blair Center at Westfield Country Club later this October.