The Metropolitan Amateur Golf Association is excited to announce the addition of Maggie Smith to the staff as the new Director, Operations. Maggie will be starting in this new role in February.
Smith is from the St. Louis area, she went to Fort Zumwalt West High School and then graduated from the University of Missouri in May of 2016.
She completed a 6-month PJ Boatwright Internship with the Mississippi Golf Association after graduating from Mizzou. While with the Mississippi GA, she garnered valuable experience in all areas of SRGA services. Smith assisted with the conduct of association championships and USGA qualifying rounds along with working on several USGA course and slope ratings in Mississippi.
“We are excited to add Maggie to the MAGA staff in 2017. Maggie gained a lot of valuable experience in her time with the Mississippi GA as a Boatwright Intern and is looking forward to getting started with us in February” said MAGA Executive Director Curt Rohe.
In her role with MAGA, Smith will work under the direction of Curt Rohe in carrying out the Association’s core services which include the conduct of both the MAGA Championships and USGA qualifying rounds and implementation of our handicap and course rating services.
MAGA is a licensed USGA State and Regional Golf Association in this region who provides the USGA GHIN Handicap System and performs USGA Course and Slope Rating Service to 105+ member clubs. MAGA conducts ten (10) championships; twelve (12) USGA Qualfiying Rounds and an Amateur Series each season.