Bruce Duenow

Staff Consultant

Academic Background

    • Union Labor Relations NLRB Resolutions
    • Public Relations and Public Speaking
    • Turfgrass Botany and Physiology
    • Management Supervision
    • Tree Management

Certifications and Licenses

    • Certificate Turfgrass Management, University of California – Riverside June 2000
    • Certified Golf Irrigation Auditor
    • Certified Landscape Irrigation Auditor – #69674
    • California Qualified Applicator Certificate – QC90044
    • Dale Carnegie Management & Supervision Certificate
    • Golf Course Superintendent Class ART – 012317

Professional Affiliation Membership

    • Golf Course Superintendents Association of America, Member 1984
    • San Diego Golf Course Superintendents Association, Member 1979 Board of Directors 2003 – 2005
    • Pesticide Applicators Professional Association, Member 1990

Bruce has been a golf course superintendent for 25 years at four private country clubs and one public course in the Southern California area.

Bruce was the Senior Project Manager for a State Water Conservation Study that involved thirty sites throughout Southern California. During the time of the study, he conducted over sixty water audits which concentrated on improving sprinkler distribution uniformity. As a result of troubleshooting problem irrigation systems he was able to improve the average distribution uniformity by 10% throughout 25 sites involved.

Bruce is currently conducting fire damage assessments to trees and ornamental landscapes involved with the San Diego County 2007 fires. He visits sites to determine the extent of damage and evaluate the condition of the landscape as it exists today.

Bruce has served as a board member for the San Diego Golf Course Superintendent’s Association as well as the Hi-Lo Desert Golf Course Superintendent’s Association.

Selected Accomplishments

  • American Golf Corporation
    MountainGate Country Club – Los Angeles, CA
    Golf Course Superintendent
  • American Golf Corporation
    Los Verdes Golf Course – Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
    Golf Course Superintendent
  • California Country Club – Whittier, CA
    Assistant Golf Course Superintendent
  • La Jolla Country Club – La Jolla, CA
  • La Jolla Country Club – La Jolla, CA
    Golf Course Superintendent
  • ThunderBird Country Club – Rancho Mirage, CA
    Golf Course Superintendent