Ontario, California (Feb. 13) – The Southern California PGA Section would like to welcome Junko Suzuki, PGA, as the Regional League Manager serving the Southern California Section, as well as the Northern California and Aloha Sections – she will be your direct contact for all things related to PGA Jr. League.
Ms. Suzuki will be immediately responsible for serving as a coach and consultant to PGA professionals and their facilities on how to develop PGA Junior League and implement partner and promotion activations related to PGA Junior League within their respective markets. She will also collaborate and serve as a resource in the development of Section based Player Development programming. For those that have registered as PGA Jr. League Captains for the 2019 Season, Junko will be in touch with you very soon to finalize your designated League for the season.
“When it comes to player development, and specifically PGA Junior League, Junko is one of the most passionate PGA members I know. I have no doubt that under her leadership and direction, we will continue to see growth and further impact the lives of kids, families and our PGA professionals through this amazing program. It’s going to be fun to watch!”, says Nikki Gatch, PGA, CMO of the Southern California PGA.
“I look forward to working with my fellow PGA Professionals to grow the game through the amazing program that is PGA Jr. League! Golf provides everyone with an incredible platform to do good, and I want to inspire as many people as I can to use the game of golf as a vehicle to spread joy both on and off the course”, said Junko Suzuki, PGA.
Ms. Suzuki previously worked for the Southern California PGA Section as our Director of Player Development and Golf in Schools from 2014-2017 and most recently was the First Assistant Professional at Rolling Hills Country Club in Palos Verdes, CA.