Don Law Golf Improvement Center at Osprey Pointe’s PGA Director of Instruction Bill Scott has been named the 2011 South Florida PGA Junior Golf Leader. This award is designed to pay recognition to a PGA golf professional who is a leader in junior golf, reflects the qualities and ideals of those who work with our nation’s youth, and provides opportunities and experiences for juniors to learn and play golf.
No stranger to receiving awards at the Chapter level, Bill was recognized as the 2006, 2007 and 2010 Southeast Chapter SFPGA Junior Golf Leader of the Year, won the PGA President’s Council Award for five years, was named a US Kids Top 50 Golf Instructors in the U.S. for two years, and was listed in 2010 as one of PGA of America’s Play Golf America’s Top 100 Performers.
A PGA member since 1997, Bill Scott is passionate about volunteering and teaching juniors. With hundreds of hours, Bill volunteers time with PGA programs for juniors including Junior Golf Day, Free Lesson Month, Take your Child to the Golf Course Month, Play Golf America, Patriot Golf Day, and the Dennis Walters Show. Bill is very involved with the SFPGA on a Chapter level. He served as the Southeast Chapter’s Junior Golf Chairperson from 2004-2009, and currently serves as the Awards Committee Chairperson for the Chapter since 2008.
“I simply get involved in any and all programs that are available to promote the game of golf. True leadership and inspiration are shown through involvement in both professional and volunteer activities. Giving of yourself and your talents is one of the greatest gifts,” says Bill.
Bill’s passion for juniors is evident to all. Bill serves at junior tournaments as a PGA rules official. […]