Steve Hammon, GCSAA | Golf Course Superintendent
Steve Hammon began his tenure at Traverse City Country club in 1997. For more than 21 years, Steve Hammon has been Traverse City Country Club’s Superintendent. Prior to that time, he was the Golf Superintendent of Indianwood Golf & Country Club in Lake Orion, Michigan, and the Assistant Golf Course Superintendent at Crystal Downs Country Club in Frankfort, Michigan. During the winter months, Steve worked at Pebble Beach Golf links, Cypress Point Golf Club, The Riviera Club in Nice, France and Coral Ridge in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Steve completed the Turfgrass Management Program at Michigan State University in 1989. In addition, Steve is a Past President of the Michigan Golf Course Superintendent Association, is a Committee Member of the Michigan Turfgrass Environmental Stewardship Program and a Green Section Committee Member of the United States Golf Association.
Steve’s tournament experience includes the US Senior Amateur at Crystal Downs, Pebble Beach AT&T Pro Am and the US Open at Oakland Hills Country Club. Steve has played 6 of the Top 10 Courses in the country and 30 of the Top 100 courses.
Traverse City Golf & Country Club’s course is one of 82 courses in the state of Michigan to receive certification in a voluntary program called the Michigan Turfgrass Environmental Stewardship Program. With Steve’s many years of experience and in-depth knowledge of our course, members are sure to enjoy their course experience.