MIchael Vogt, CGCS, CGIA, consults with all types of golf properties on golf course agronomic issues, turf care center master plans, existing conditions reports, golf course asset reserve studies, golf irrigation system audits/studies, interim golf superintendent services and other golf course business challenges. Vogt has 36 years of golf course construction and maintenance experience, serving 26 years as a golf course superintendent. He also served as a general manager at a private club in Illinois.
After graduating from Pennsylvania State University in 1978, he was president of the Illinois Turfgrass Foundation. Vogt received ITF’s Distinguished Service Award in 1990. He is a Golf Course Superintendent Association of America member since 1977 a class AA Life Member and a 30-year certified golf course superintendent. He is also is a certified golf irrigation auditor (CGIA) from the Irrigation Association.