Glen Murray, Director of Golf for The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota, was recently elected President of the SW Chapter of the North Florida PGA. His two year term began August of 2013. Murray has served as Director of Golf Operations at the Tom Fazio-designed course since pre-opening in 2005. He was the 2008 Director of Golf of the Year for all Marriott and Ritz-Carlton hotels worldwide. "I'm honored to continue to serve over 150 PGA golf professionals as President of the Southwest Florida chapter of the Professional Golfers Association of America," said Murray. "I look forward to working with my colleagues to elevate the business and game of golf for SWFL golf residents, visitors, and the Sarasota/Bradenton community". Prior to The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota, Murray worked at multiple Marriott and Ritz-Carlton golf clubs including The Ritz-Carlton Grande Lakes, Orlando, The Nick Faldo Golf Academy by Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain, Marriott's Shadow Ridge Golf Club and JW Marriott Resort Wildfire Golf Club in Phoenix. In addition to his work with the PGA, Murray serves on the board of Junior Achievement. Murray lives in Sarasota, FL.