Kimberly Erusha Ph.D.
||Kimberly Erusha, Ph.D.
As managing director
of the USGA Green Section, Erusha oversees the department’s administrative and
service functions. The Green Section provides the USGA Course Consulting
Service, evaluations to help improve golf course playing quality, environmental
sustainability and economic efficiency. The work includes a multi-media education
and outreach program directed to golf course officials, superintendents,
golfers, environmental organizations, and regulatory officials. All of the
Green Section programs are supported by the USGA Turfgrass and Environmental Research
Program, the world’s largest turfgrass research grants program, which has
distributed $40 million to universities across the country.
a B.S. degree in Horticulture from Iowa State University, and completed her
M.S. and Ph.D. degrees at the University
of Nebraska, specializing
in turfgrass management.