James E. Skorulski
Jim Skorulski joined the Green Section staff as an agronomist in the Northeast Region in April 1989. Since then, he has made more than 2,000 Course Consulting Service visits in New Jersey, New York, New England and Canada. He has authored articles for the USGA Green Section Record and other industry publications. He has also made numerous presentations at turf conferences and seminars nationally and abroad.
A native of New Hartford, N.Y., Skorulski earned a Bachelor of Science degree in forest biology in 1984. Following graduation, he was employed as an arborist at the Yahnundasis Golf and Country Club in New Hartford, N.Y.
Skorulski attended Cornell University in 1987 to pursue graduate studies in turfgrass management. There he earned a Master of Professional Studies degree. His thesis work consisted of developing integrated pest management (IPM) strategies for golf courses.