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Get to Know:

John Morello, Immediate Past President

The Basics:

Name: John P. Morello

City of residence: Solana Beach

Club: St. Mark GC/San Diego High School Golf

Profession: Biology Teacher, San Marcos High School

Volunteer and committee involvement: PCGA Trustee

What you Didn't Know:

A band that John listens to: Luciano Pavarotti

First car: 1957 Chevy

Favorite book: Lonesome Dove

Guilty-pleasure food: Ice Cream

Favorite non-golf item: Flyfishing Rod

Favorite Southland hotspot: Red Tractions

One gadget John can’t live without: His Blackberry, so he can stay in touch

Favorite quote: "Living well is the best revenge," - Alexandre Dumas

If John couldn’t do what he does now as a profession, he would be a: Flyfishing guide

Greatest pride: Becoming a Marine Corps officer

Most-visited website that’s not work-related: Google

On volunteering: So many people have given to me, I like to give back.

On the Course:

Has golfed for: 25 years

Favorite Tour player: Ricky Fowler. I got a chance to see him grow up.

What part of the game of golf needs to change: Find a way to speed up play.

What would you tell a junior to get them involved with golf: It will be one of the best decisions they'll make.