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MTF Welcomes New Board Member

Published on 10/12/2022


The Michigan Turfgrass Foundation welcomes Mitch Hooten to it's Board of Directors! Mitch will be representingSports or Institutional Turf, taking over for Paul Kuhna who has taken a new position and is no longer able to fulfill the seat.

From the West Michigan Whitecaps website:

Mitch is a graduate of Mississippi State University with a degree in Agronomy with an emphasis in Golf and Sports Turf Management . He spent the 2016 season with the Beloit Snappers as the Heads Groundskeeper and also has worked in grounds with the Toledo Mud Hens, The Detroit Tigers, The Nashville Sound, and Kannapolis Intimidators. In his spare time he likes to spend time with his wife Emily, daughter Madalyn and dog Dixie.