President and Founder Awarded Life Membership to SCPGADr. Tim Somerville, President and Founder of The Professional Golfers Career College, was presented a very special award on November 20, 2011. The Southern California section of the PGA, Inland Empire chapter, awarded Dr. Somerville its Honorary Life Member Award. This award was given in appreciation for his dedicated service to the game of golf, his distinctive contributions to the game and his love of the golf profession.
Over the last 31 years he's spent developing and refining golf education "Doc", as he is affectionately referred to around the campus, has taken the idea of a college dedicated to golf and made it a reality. In Dr. Somerville’s own words, every day the school is “Educating the future leaders in the world of golf” which is what they’ve done for literally thousands of students who have now graduated from the golf college.
Dr. Somerville was quoted as saying “With all humbleness, I accept this award on behalf of my staff and the students who make PGCC such a wonderful school to attend.”