Welcome to Pioneers in the Field
Introducing our Pioneers in the Field - Class of 2023
Groundskeepers are the silent warriors of the sports arena. When the lights are low and the stands are empty, long before the cheers and commotion commence, they take their battle to the field. When no one's looking they set the stage for tradition, community and victory.
Our fourth Pioneers in the Field class comes equipped with experience spanning over decades, innovations with lasting impact and qualities that serve as inspiration to us all. We are honored to present the 2023 class of turf professionals and help tell their stories. Members of this class are not only leaders in their communities but are also improving the landscape of our industry.
Director of Stadium Grounds // FC Dallas
Head Groundskeeper // Chicago Bears
Turf Management Teacher // Corona Del Mar High School
Senior Director of Field Operations // Round Rock Express
Academy Director // Daphne Rangers Academy
Head Groundskeeper // Baltimore Orioles