J. Michael Poellot ~ Master Golf Course Architect

Professional Qualifications

J. Michael Poellot, President

A past member of the Board of Governors of
the American Society of Golf Course Architects,
Mr. Poellot has been practicing golf course
architecture since 1966. Formerly Vice President
and Director of the Robert Trent Jones II Group,
he has been responsible for the design and
supervision of over 300 projects throughout the
western and southwestern United States and
many countries of Asia, the Pacific Basin,
Mexico and South America.



Professional Organizations

American Society of Golf Course Architects



1967 Graduate Studies in Turf Management
Clemson University

1966 Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture
Iowa State University

1962 Undergraduate Work in Biological

Wesleyan College


Professional Experience

2001-Present J. Michael Poellot Golf
Designs, LLC -

1980-2001 J. Michael Poellot Golf Design
Group / JMP Golf Design Group

Golf Course Architect

1972-1980 Robert Trent Jones II Group
Vice President
Golf Course Architect

1978-1980 Pacific Planners International
Director and Vice President
Golf Course Architect

1970-1972 United States Army Intelligence Thailand

1968-1970 United States Army
Engineers-Ft. Belvoir, VA