Jim Christie was the first PGA Master Professional in Southern California & was a PGA member for nearly 50 years. He was an instructor of Turfgrass Management at PGCC. He held a wide range of roles during his illustrious career from Head Professional, Course Superintendent, General Manager, Golf Course Design and Construction. He designed a golf course in Saudi Arabia. Jim enjoyed golf in over 27 countries with his wife. Jim Christie left an impressive legacy behind.