Fargo Public Golf, Edgewood

Edgewood Public Golf Course Staff

Greg McCullough, PGA Head Golf Professional

Greg has been a golf professional since 1986. He graduated from the University of North Dakota with a BSBA in Accounting and began working at the Fargo Country Club from 1986-1988. Greg then moved to the Moorhead Country Club and worked there from 1989-1999. He has been the head professional at Edgewood Public Golf Course since 2000.

Greg has been a member of the PGA of America since 1993. He was named Minnesota PGA Professional of the Year in 2020 and in 2018, Greg was inducted into the PGA of America’s Quarter Century Club. Greg has won five Dakota Chapter PGA awards, named the 1999 Education Leader of the Year in 1999, the 2004, 2007 and 2014 Golf Professional of the Year and the 2018 Facility Promoter of the Year. He is married to Susan and they have two daughters.

Jason Spitzner, CGCS

Jason has been the Golf Course Superintendent at Edgewood and El Zagal Golf Courses since 2015. He graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1996 with a BS in Turfgrass Management.

He worked at various courses in the Twin Cities from 1991 until 1996 when he became the Assistant Superintendent at Midland Hills Country Club. Before coming to Edgewood and El Zagal, Jason most recently worked at Moorhead Country Club for 14 years. He became a Certified Golf Course Superintendent in 2005. Jason lives with his wife and two daughters in Moorhead, Minnesota.

Tom Porten

Tom serves as Assistant Golf Pro at Edgewood and Tour Director for the Discover Junior Golf Tour. He has spent most of his career as a golf instructor and college golf coach and enjoys teaching, coaching and mentoring golfers of all ages and skill levels. He grew up in Ohio, but upon retirement moved to Fargo in 2021 and took the role of Director of Instruction at the Fargo Country Club. After learning more about the community and enjoying their time here so much, Tom and his fiance (Karen) decided to build a home in Fargo.

Tom’s NCAA Division I coaching experience includes:

1991 – 2006 Cleveland State University

2006 – 2007 University of Akron

2007 – 2008 Kent State University

2009 – 2019 Northern Illinois University

Tom recently transitioned to a role at Fargo Parks and Edgewood Public Golf Course as it provides a unique opportunity to reach a broader range of people and help grow the game he loves so much.