Delegate Profile

Don Sweeting, PGA, CMAA

Job TitlePGA Director of Career Services, PGA of America


Don Sweeting, PGA, CMAA serves as the Director of PGA Career Services for the PGA of America.  He has responsibility for the eastern United States. 
Sweeting is a graduate of East Carolina University, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and was elected to PGA Membership in 1985. He has completed BMI 2 and 3 in the CMAA certification process for CCM designation.

Sweeting has a wide range of experience within the golf industry; he was the opening Head Professional at Pinewild Country Club in Pinehurst in 1989, until moving to Richmond Virginia in 1999 to become the General Manager at Stonehenge Golf & Country Club.  His experiences include hosting an LPGA and two championships.  Sweeting became a Regional Manager for ClubCorp with responsibility for 11 clubs from Virginia to North Florida. In 2006 he became the Executive Vice-President for Golf & Club Operations for famed Pinehurst Resort.  In 2013, he joined the PGA of America in Career Services to assisting PGA members, employers and golf industry enthusiasts in the Carolinas and Middle-Atlantic PGA sections.

Sweeting served a total of 10 years for the Carolinas PGA section in various elected positions serving with fellow Board of Directors.  He was also a Board member for the First Tee of the Sandhills and Rotarian becoming local chapter president in 2012. Sweeting lives in North Carolina with his wife Lisa.


Conference Sessions

  • What Employers are Seeking in Candidates-Improve your opportunity to land that job!

    August 14, 2018, 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM, Location: RM 2- Marcello 4405

    Directors of PGA Career Services Tim Marks, PGA and Don Sweeting PGA, CMAA will provide insight on today’s market place from an Employer’s perspective.  The PGA...

    • Language: English

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