Staff


GENERAL MANAGER/DIRECTOR OF GOLF -- Ken Crowder, PGA

Ken, a native of Norton, Va., has been with our club since February, 1990. Ken, who attended Virginia Tech and Clinch Valley College, began his career at Lonesome Pine Country Club as the Golf Course Superintendent, becoming the Head PGA Professional/Golf Course Superintendent in 1992 and ascending to General Manager/Director of Golf in 1993. Ken is a multiple award winner in the Tennessee Section PGA, including being named Tennessee PGA Golf Professional of the Year in 2007, 2011 and 2015. Ken also won the Bill Strausbaugh Award in the Tennessee PGA in 2006, 2009 and 2014. Ken was named a national finalist for the PGA of America Bill Strausbaugh Award in 2015. He has won the Bill Strausbaugh Award for the Tri-Cities Chapter each of the past 14 years and has been named Golf Professional of the Year in the Tri-Cities Chapter 5 times. Ken recently concluded a a two-year term in as President of the Tennessee PGA, having served two years as Vice-President and two years as Secretary prior to his stint as President. Ken has also served as secretary, vice-president and president of the Tri-Cities Chapter. Prior to his employment at Lonesome Pine Country Club, Ken served as a board member during his tenure as a member of the club, including a term in 1988 as president of the board. Ken and his wife, Norma, were married in 1981 and have four sons: Will, Brandon, Caleb and Tanner. They reside in Norton.




GOLF COURSE SUPERINTENDENT -- Dan Wynn, GCSAA

Dan began his career at LPCC in July, 2013, after serving as the golf course superintendent at Walt Disney's Osprey Ridge Golf Club in Orlando, Fl.  Prior to his stint at Osprey Ridge, Dan served as superintendent at Brookhaven Country Club, a 54-hole private facility in Dallas, Tx.
Dan, a native of Missouri, has BS degrees from the University of Missouri in Plant Sciences, Agronomy and Turfgrass Management and Ornamental Horticulture. Dan's touches are already evident at Lonesome Pine Country Club. Dan and his wife, Reagan, have three lovely daughters; Isabella, Sophia and Morgan. They reside in Wise, Va. Reagan is a systems analyst for the Arnold Palmer Golf Company and Century Golf Company.