Charles “Bud" White's expertise reflects his long association with golf course architects, superintendents and construction managers, as well as his own field experience in golf course construction and grow-in. He has consulted on over 400 construction/renovation/grow-in projects and has had project management experience on Morrish/Weiskopf and Nicklaus/Fazio private club properties. White was formerly a USGA Green Section director in the Southeast and Mid-Continent Regions. He has visited courses throughout the country and internationally, as well as having extensive championship setup. His book, "Turf Manager's Handbook of Golf Course Construction, Renovation and Grow-in," was released in 2001. White is a popular GIS speaker and webinar presenter, and often speaks at local and state GCSA chapter meetings and conferences.