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Corey Barnes

Assistant Superintendent - Enhanced Golf Management

Lexington, SC

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To obtain a stable position with a company who values my skills and knowledge to improve 
landscape and turf management practices.

Work Experience

Assistant Superintendent - Enhanced Golf Management

General Maintenance
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Gaston, SC
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February 2010 to January 2011

Responsible for the maintenance of 2 public golf facilities comprised of 45 holes. 
General Maintenance 
Pesticide, Irrigation, Over-seeding, Aerification

Golf Course Superintendent

Country Club of Newberry
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Newberry, SC
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August 2008 to August 2009

Semi-Private, 18-hole facility, 18,000 annual rounds, 5 seasonal staff members 
Managed all facets of golf course maintenance and club house grounds 
Assisted in equipment repairs and maintenance 
Developed a fertility plan for playing surfaces 
Implemented a plan of various cultural practices 
Reducing total amount of acres mowed to save on fuel cost and increase time management 
Participated in Board of Directors meetings

Assistant Superintendent

Whiskey Creek Golf Club
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Ijamsville, MD
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February 2007 to August 2008

Public Daily Fee, 18-hole facility, 29,000 annual rounds, 15 seasonal staff members 
Responsible for keeping daily pesticide records 
Upgraded irrigation heads to allow for better coverage on tees and fairways 
Responsible for irrigation of golf course

Assistant Superintendent

Wildewood Country Club
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Columbia, SC
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September 2006 to December 2006

Private, 18-hole facility, 25,000 annual rounds, 8 seasonal staff members 
Managed daily operations of maintenance staff 
Supervised maintenance of tennis courts 
Assisted and supervised over-seeding of tees, clubhouse and front entrance

Assistant Superintendent

P.B. Dye Golf Club
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Ijamsville, MD
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April 2003 to September 2006

Semi-private, 18-hole facility, 30,000 annual rounds, 19 seasonal staff members 
Supervised and instructed staff daily 
Budgeting and purchasing 
Tree and shrubbery maintenance

Second Assistant Superintendent

Barefoot Resort
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Myrtle Beach, SC
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May 2002 to April 2003

High-end resort, 18-hole facility, 32,000 annual rounds, 14 seasonal staff members 
Responsible for application of all fertilizers and pesticides 
Assisted in management of staff

Water management of bent grass greens

Barefoot Resort
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Myrtle Beach, SC
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May 2000 to May 2002

Myrtle Beach, SC) 
May 2000 - May 2002 
High-end resort, 18-hole facility, 32,000 annual rounds, 14 seasonal staff members 
Water management of bent grass greens 
Assisted in reconstruction of bunkers 
Rough grade and installation of irrigation lines on driving range 
Aerification and over-seeding of Bermuda grass fairways and tees

Internship

Congressional Country Club
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Bethesda, MD
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May 2001 to August 2001

Private, 36-hole facility, 40 seasonal staff members 
Assisted in everyday operations 
Management of bent/poa greens, tees, and fairways

Assistant Superintendent

Goldenhills Golf and Country Club
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Lexington, SC
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April 1999 to May 2000

Semi-private, 18-hole facility, 36,000 annual rounds, 7 seasonal staff members 
Set up and maintained the golf course for everyday play 
Irrigation repair 
Assisted in reconstruction of the 17th hole

Maintenance Staff

The Dunes Golf and Beach Club
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Myrtle Beach, SC
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March 1998 to March 1999

Semi-private, 18-hole facility, 40,000 annual rounds, 15 seasonal staff members 
Responsible for mowing greens, tees, fairways, and raking bunkers 
Assisted in installation of drainage lines

Maintenance Staff

The Ponderosa Country Club
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Leesville, SC
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July 1992 to March 1998

Semi-private, 18-hole facility, 20,000 annual rounds, 7 seasonal staff members 
Began career in golf course maintenance

Education

Associate in Agriculture Technology

Horry-Georgetown Technical College -
Conway, SC

August 2000 to May 2002

Associate in Science

Spartanburg Methodist College -
Spartanburg, SC

August 1995 to December 1997

Additional Information

Management of large staff 
Ability to moderately speak and understand Spanish 
Operation of all types of mowers and some heavy equipment 
Experience with cool and warm season grasses 
Preparing golf courses for professional tournament play 
Experienced in a various range of maintenance budgets 
Experienced in Greens Committee and Board of Directors meetings