Damon Dean, a native of Lillington, North Carolina, graduated from North Carolina State University with a degree in Turfgrass Management. He previously served as Assistant Superintendent at Carolina Trace Country Club in Sanford, North Carolina, and National Golf Club in Pinehurst, North Carolina. He joined the team at Keith Hills Golf Club in 1997 and oversaw the development, construction, and grow-in of the White Course. In addition to being the superintendent at Keith Hills Golf Club, he serves as an instructor for Campbell’s Turfgrass Management classes and lab sections. Dean currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Turfgrass Council of North Carolina.