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WILLIAM P. HANNA
Considered to be one of the best golf course superintendent’s in the business, Bill worked as head golf course superintendent at Royal Brunei Golf & Country Club, Jerudong Park, Brunei, and Austin Country Club, Austin, Texas. As a head superintendent, Bill was responsible for the management of and daily labor scheduling of a labor staff that ranged in size from 30 to 89 and multi-million dollar budgets. 
In addition to being directly in charge of the budgeting process, equipment selection and procurement, creation of maintenance schedules and procedures, fertilization and chemical application, Bill also oversaw the planning of and execution of several golf course reconstruction/renovation projects at each of the above courses.  Following several years as an independent consultant focusing on helping golf course superintendents detect, cure and prevent disease and correct nutritional decencies and a supplier of proprietary, exclusive and post-patent products, Bill served as construction supervisor and owner’s representative during design and construction of the Club at Waterford, Lake Travis, Texas.  
After completion of the Club at Waterford, Bill was hired to oversee renovation of the Pete Dye designed Austin Country Club and serve as interim golf course superintendent while the club went through the process of selecting their permanent superintendent.  Work performed on Austin Country Club has been nominated for 2009/2010 Golf Digest renovation of the year. 
Most recently, Bill began to collaborate with RussellGolf and has taken on duties as a senior design associate.  Bill is a Central Texas resident.

EDUCATION

  1. Stephen F. Austin University,  Nacogdoches, Texas.

  2. Panola Junior College, Carthage, Texas.

  3. Temple Junior College, Temple, Texas.

  4. Jasper High School, Jasper, Texas.

  5. GCSAA Soil Science Seminar

  6. GCSAA Water Quality Seminar

  7. GCSAA Golf Course Rating Seminar

AWARDS

  1. Renovation of the Year.  Golf Inc. Magazine.

  2. Rayburn Country Golf Club, 2012  (2nd Place)

ACHIEVEMENTS & OFFICES:

  1. President - Central Texas GCSA - 1992.

  2. Vice President - Central Texas GCSA - 1991.

  3. Secretary/Treasurer - LoneStar GCSA - 1993.

  4. Government Relations Chairman - Lone Star GCSA - 1993.

  5. Board of Directors - Lone Star GCSA - 1991 - 1993.

ASSOCIATIONS

  1. Golf Course Superintendents Association of America

  2. LoneStar Golf Course Superintendents

  3. Association

  4. Central Texas Golf Course Superintendents Association

  5. Texas Turfgrass Association

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