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    March 07, 2018
     
     
     
     
     
    NEWS FROM THE
    PEORIA PARK DISTRICT
     
     
     
     
     
    Media Contact:
    Brent Wheeler
    Deputy Director, Peoria Park District
    Phone: (309) 681-2815

    Email address:  bwheeler@peoriaparks.org
     
     
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
     
     
    Peoria Park District Hires New Director of Golf Operations
     
     
     
     
     
    The Peoria Park District is excited to welcome Greg Walker as the new Director of Golf Operations! 
     
     
    PEORIA, ILLINOIS, MARCH 7, 2018 - 
     
    The Peoria Park District is excited to announce that it has recently welcomed Greg Walker as the new Director of Golf Operations for the District.  Greg comes to the Park District after eight years working as the PGA Head Golf Professional at West Bend Country Club in Milwaukee, WI.  He has also been certified as a PGA Class "A" Golf Professional for over twelve years and has attended seminars by some of the world's best teachers, including Hank Haney, Butch Harmon, and Jim Suttie!  
     
    Greg, along with his wife Jennifer and their two children, has recently moved to Peoria and says it already feels like home.  When asked about becoming a part of the Peoria Park District, Greg said, "This is an exciting opportunity for my family and I to create some long term roots here in Peoria.  I feel truly blessed to be the Director of Golf Operations for PPD and can't wait for the season to get started!"
     
     
     
     
     
    ABOUT PEORIA PARK DISTRICT GOLF
     
     
    Peoria Park District Golf provides a great golfing experience for all skill levels in the Peoria, Illinois area, operating three courses within the city. Our courses range from beginner courses, to challenging, full length, par-72 courses. Coupled with our Golf Learning Center, a premier range and lesson facility, Peoria Park District Golf can meet all your golfing needs.  For more information about Peoria Park District Golf, please visit PPDGolf.org.  
     
     
    ABOUT PEORIA PARK DISTRICT
     
     
    Public stewards of nearly 9,000 acres of park and greenspace and another 185 buildings, the Park District's mission is "To enrich life in our community through stewardship of the environment and the provision of quality recreational and leisure opportunities." To learn more, please visit PeoriaParks.org.
     
     
     
    Peoria Park District | 309.682.1200 | ppd@peoriaparks.org | www.peoriaparks.org
     
     
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