A PGA Member since 1980, Mr. Gunby has been active in many facets of golf operations including resort, public, private and semi-private facilities. An Arizona native, John has also been employed in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Kentucky, Nevada and Pinetop, AZ. He was the formerly the Director of Golf at the reknown Raven Golf Club at SOuth Mountain, where they received the Best in Guest Service in North America by Golf Digest magazine in 2000. John came to Shalimar in 2002 and has developed and instituted many diverse programs. These include a one-of-a-kind caddie program in which guests may take a caddie and receive free greens fees. Other programs include: *The Shaligusta Golf Club for men, women & juniors; *Special Olympics Golf programs *Junior golf programs *Free golf for teachers *Free golf for military, etc. He is a member of the Southwest Section Board of Directors and currently the chairman of the SWSPGA Junior Golf Committee. It is here he developed the FUNdamental Golf Program in which juniors are taught how to play golf in a SAFE, FAST & COURTEOUS manner. Upon completion of this program, the juniors are offered incentives from free greens fees to free range balls at many facilities within the SWSPGA Section.