Jeff Gullikson, CGCS is the golf course superintendent at Kalispel Golf and Country Club (Formerly Spokane Country Club), in Spokane, Washington. He has almost 30 years of experience as a golf course superintendent. Gullikson received his master’s and bachelor’s degree in agronomy and turfgrass management from Washington State University.
As the co-founder of The Frist Green in 1997, Gullikson has worked with hundreds of teachers and hosted thousands of students on his golf course, for the purpose of introducing students to golf, and for the instruction of sound agronomic and applied environmental principles. He was the recipient of the 2004 GCSAA Presidents Award for Environmental Stewardship and the 2005 TOCA Environmental Communicator of the Year Award. For the past twelve years, Jeff has also been a high school golf coach, winning two state titles.