Top Golf Courses Panel of Experts

Our panel of experts.

Fred Behringer, editor, NJSGA Golf

Brenda Canal, Women’s Committee, New Jersey State Golf Association

Julie Chita, founding member, Women’s Golf Association of New Jersey

Allison Danchak, founding member, New Jersey Women’s Golf Association

Sean Fitzsimmons, publisher, Golfing Magazine New Jersey

Dick Friedman, former editor at Sports Illustrated’s Golf Plus; contributor to

Jamie Gacos, Golf Management Group

Harry Goett, superintendent, Union County Golf Courses

Hank Gola, golf writer, New York Daily News

Tom Ierubino, golf writer; researcher, Links Magazine

Rees Jones, golf architect; president, Rees Jones Inc.

Ceil Karafky, founding member and past president, Women’s Golf Association of New Jersey

Stephen Kay, golf architect; principal, Stephen Kay/Doug Smith Golf Course Design

Lisa Lifer, past president, Executive Women’s Golf Association board of directors

Eric Levin, senior editor, New Jersey Monthly; member, Metropolitan Golf Writers Association

Howie Munck, golf writer

Merrell Noden, golf writer and New Jersey Monthly contributor

Phyllis Peterson, founding member, Women’s Golf Association of New Jersey

Tom Praino, Teaching professional, Tamarack GC

Kevin Purcell, general manager, Bergen County Golf

Archie Struthers, partner, Greate Bay Country Club

M. James Ward, contributing writer, Met Golfer and New England Golf Monthly; former editor, Jersey Golfer

Gene Westmoreland, golf writer/consultant

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