Hunki Yun

Director, Partnerships, Outreach and Education, USGA Research, Science and Innovation


Hunki Yun is the USGA’s liaison with the golf industry in the organization’s efforts to conduct research, collect data and develop best practices, tools and resources that will help facilities to reduce costs while also delivering a better golf experience for their customers. He is part of the USGA’s newly formed Research, Science and Innovation group, which is focusing on advancing the game by studying areas such as pace of play, resource management, benchmarking, golfer behavior and golfer communication, and developing solutions based on technology, research and data.

Prior to joining the USGA in 2011, Hunki worked for several golf publications, including Golf Digest, Golf Magazine and Links Magazine.