“Charlie” Wilson (92) received the Wisconsin State Golf Course Superintendent’s
Distinguished Service Award at the 47th Annual Wisconsin Turf
Symposium last week. It was Charlie’s
idea to organize a two-day turf conference dedicated to a single topic of
current interest nearly half a century ago and it continues to be a uniquely
relevant educational experience to this day. It was definitely my pleasure to
meet and visit with the first ever USGA consulting agronomist.
Read more about his interesting life and career.