Distinguished Service Award Winners

LIGA Executive Director Douglas Vergith, 2016 LIGA Distinguished Service Award recipient James L. Dunne,

LIGA President Martin Winkelman and MGA President and immediate LIGA Past President  Michael Sullivan

On Tuesday, May 23rd at Glen Head Country Club, James L. Dunne was awarded the LIGA's Distinguished Service Award for 2016. Mr. Dunne is the long-time Treasurer of the Long Island Golf Association and the Long Island Caddie Scholarship Fund, and a past President of the LIGA.

Previous Distinguished Service Award Winners:

 

1992

George E. Sands (North Shore Country Club)

1993

Joseph N. Carbone (Brookville Country Club)

1994

Roslyn Savings Bank

1995

Raymond J. Larkin, Jr. (Cherry Valley Club); Michael Cornacchia (Huntington Crescent Club)

1996

Gilbert Merrill (Pine Hollow Country Club)

1997

The Treiber Group

1998

Mike Hebron, PGA (Smithtown Landing Country Club)

1999

Bernadette Castro

NYS Commissioner of Parks & Recreation

2000

Arnold M. Kerner (Glen Head Country Club)

2001

James F. Tingley (Nassau Country Club)

2002

Arthur P. Weber (Old Westbury Golf & Country Club)

2003

Joseph A. Donahue (Garden City Golf Club)

2004

Joseph C. Cantwell (Hempstead Golf & Country Club)

2005

David C. Catalano (Director, Bethpage State Park)

2006

John J. Glozek, Jr. (Publisher, Golfing Magazine)

2007

William Cariello (Hempstead Golf & Country Club)

2008

Astoria Federal Savings

2009

Mike Wade, PGA (First Tee-Eisenhower Park Golf Club)

2010

Richard Spear (Piping Rock Club)

2011

Peter Barry (Huntington Crescent Club)

 

2012

 

Donald J. Hendler (MeadowBrook Club)

 

2013

 

The Seawane Club

 

2014

 

Gene Bernstein (MeadowBrook Club)

 

2015

 

Charles Robson (MetPGA)