Golf New Brunswick Appoints Luke Lacey as Director of Promotion & Member Services
January 14, 2020
Golf New Brunswick (Golf NB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Luke Lacey as its new Director of Promotion & Member Services effective immediately.
Luke will be joining our staff to better serve Golf NB’s members and partner facilities and to support the promotion and brand development of Golf New Brunswick.
Luke’s depth of industry insight, past experiences and established network of club contacts across the region will help strengthen the Golf NB team while delivering enhanced service to our member clubs.
“I am truly excited to be rejoining Golf NB in a full-time role”, said Lacey, who served as the Golf NB Summer Tournament Coordinator in 2018. “I am thankful to the Board of Directors of Golf NB for allowing me to continue my career in golf and I am looking forward to working with the staff, members and facilities to help move the association forward for years to come.”
Born in Calgary, AB, Luke moved to Fredericton, N.B. from Doha, Qatar where he grew up in a golfing community which sparked his love for the game of golf and lead him to pursue a career in the industry.
A graduate of the St. Francis Xavier University (Antigonish, NS) Bachelor of Business Administration program, with Major in Marketing, Luke’s nearly 10 years of experience in the golf industry working his way through the ranks of the Fredericton Golf Club, from Golf Operations Support Staff to Pro Shop & Marketing Manager, from 2013 through 2019 while also service as the Golf NB Summer Tournament Coordinator during the summer of 2018.
“Golf NB is pleased to be adding Luke to our team”, said Golf NB Executive Director Tyson Flinn. “The creation of the role of Director of Promotion & Member Services will help Golf NB achieve it strategic objectives, and Luke’s personality, education and experience made him the ideal candidate for the job.”
Luke remains an avid golfer now playing off a 7.1 handicap index under the new 2020 World Handicap System and enjoys traveling to play some of the world’s best and most unique golf courses.
Golf New Brunswick (Golf NB), a not for profit organization founded in 1934, is the official governing body for amateur golf in New Brunswick. In January of 2006, the New Brunswick Golf Association (NBGA) officially merged with the New Brunswick Ladies Golf Association (NBLGA), resulting in one united governing body for amateur golf in the province. Programs offered by Golf NB to its 6,500 members include: 12 provincial events, rules of golf education, course rating and handicap services, junior golf development programs and member club marketing initiatives.