President, Mark McCumber & Associates
Mark McCumber is President of MarkMcCumber & Associates, the golf course design division of MWV Golf.
Mr. McCumber, who joined the PGA TOUR in 1978, is recognized as one of the finest players of the game and is among the elite of the PGA TOUR. He has surpassed the $6 million mark in total career earnings.
Mr. McCumber is a former golf analyst for Fox Sports, a past member of the PGA TOUR Advisory Board and currently plays on the Champions Tour.
On the international circuit, McCumber won the 1988 World Cup in Australia, representing the United States with Ben Crenshaw. He has also represented the USA in various team match play competitions in Europe, was a member of the distinguished 1989 Ryder Cup Team and was the United States Section Winner of the 1995 Andersen Consulting World Match Play.
As President of Mark McCumber & Associates, Mr. McCumber identifies new prospects for golf course design projects and oversees the development of all project phases to guarantee design and final construction integrity. In addition, he serves as a public relations ambassador for McCumber-designed facilities and promotes such projects with on-site promotional appearances.
Since the inception of Mark McCumber & Associates, he has been responsible for more than forty golf course projects throughout the United States and Japan. He has served as an architectural consultant for Golf Illustrated magazine and is on the Board of Governors for the prestigious American Society of Golf Course Architects.
Born: September 7, 1951 in Jacksonville, FL
Family: Wife, Paddy; Daughters, Addison and Megan; Son, Mark Tyler
Joined PGA TOUR: 1978
Joined Champions Tour in 2001
Over $6 Million in Career Earning
Member of the American Society of Golf Course Architects; elected to the Board of Governors in 2003
Winner, 1979 Doral-Eastern Open
Winner, 1983 Western Open
Winner, 1983 Pensacola Open
Winner, 1985 Doral-Eastern Open
Winner, 1987 Anheuser-Busch Classic
Winner, 1988 The Players Championship
Winning World Cup Team 1988 (with Ben Crenshaw)
Winner, 1989 Beatrice Western Open
Winner, 1989 Ford Classic; Paris, France
Member of 1989 Ryder Cup Team
Member of 1989 World Cup Team (with Paul Azinger)
Winner, 1994 Anheuser-Busch Classic
Winner, 1994 Hardees Classic
Winner, 1994 TOUR Championship
Winner, 1995 Andersen Consulting World Match Play (United States Section)