The Oak Golf Team
Dick Stuntz, CGCS
Few individuals in the golf industry command more respect than certified golf course superintendent Dick Stuntz. As president and general manager of Alvamar Golf Club in Lawrence, Kan., (2006 to 2011) Stuntz's leadership improved golf and recreation operations bottom line profit by $1.1 million. He has earned numerous awards and citations for his expertise in golf facility operations and golf course management in his tenure as a golf course superintendent, he has mentored more than 40 individuals who have gone on to work in the industry. His expertise in zoysiagrass management has been sought from all corners of the globe. Extensive sport turf consulting includes 10 years as the consulting agronomist for the athletic program at the University of Kansas. Stuntz earned a B.S. in Agronomy with an emphasis in Turfgrass Management from Iowa State Univeristy.
Randy Hunt, PGA of America lifetime member has an unmatched career in golf professional and golf facility management in the Midwest. Randy began as head golf professional at the Buffalo Dunes Golf Course in Garden City, Kansas. He then spent four years as director of golf at Alvamar in Lawrence, Kansas. From there, Randy's career evolved into contract in general manager positions with the city of Overland Park, Kemper Sports Management, Prairie Dunes Country Club in Hutchinson, Kansas, and Milburn Country Club in Overland Park, Kansas. Randy's dedication to the game of golf has included two-terms on the PGA of America Board of Directors as well as Vice President of the Kansas Golf Association. Randy holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Chadron State College in Chadron, Nebraska.
Bringing more than 30 years of expertise to the team is Richard Konzem. His past experience has been split between intercollegiate athletics administration and chief operating officer for GCSAA. Konzem brings a strong business acumen and focus on enhancing operational efficiencies. He has deep supervisor experience in facilities management. An avid golfer, he received his B.S. in Business from the University of Kansas and a M.A. in Sports Administration from the University of Southern California.