PGA Jr. League Seminars 2018-01-10T11:48:46+00:00


The Iowa PGA Section will be hosting three PGA Jr. League Seminars. The seminars will be available to PGA Professionals and Apprentices and will provide an update on the changes for the 2018 PGA Jr. League. A new Section Championship postseason format will be discussed. The seminars will also have a session in which Captains can register  with Frank Chieppa, PGA and Brady Sharkey available for any questions.

Locations and Times


Date Time City Host Register
Mon. February 26, 2018 9am-12pm Ankeny, IA Otter Creek GC Click Here
Tues. February 27, 2018 9am-12pm Cedar Rapids, IA Elmcrest CC Click Here
Wed. February 28,2018 9am-12 pm Pleasant Valley, IA Davenport CC Click Here


Registration for the seminar is FREE. Beverages will be provided. 

Members will earn hour for hour required education MSR for their attendance

Registration deadline for this event will be Friday, February 23rd at Noon.

Frank Chieppa, PGA- Regional League Manager, PGA of America

Frank Chieppa is the PGA Jr. League Regional Manager for the Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa and Nebraska Sections. For the Iowa Section, he will serve the members along with Brady Sharkey of the Section office, to support any needs of the PGA Jr. League Captains.  




Brady Sharkey- Junior Golf Coordinator, Iowa PGA Section

Brady Sharkey joins the Iowa PGA staff as the Junior Golf Coordinator. He graduated from Union College (KY) with a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications. After graduating, Brady was the PJ Boatwright intern with the Indiana Golf Association in 2017. Brady grew up in Carmel, IN and is the son of Bill and Teri Sharkey. Brady has a younger brother named Nate and a younger sister named Hannah.