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Get to Know:

Zack Moran

The Basics:

Name: Zack Moran
City of residence: Ventura
Club: Southern California Golf Course Superintendents
Profession: Water and Environmental Consulting
Family: Dympna (wife), Oakley (daughter, 7) and Wyatt (son, 4)

What you Didn't Know:

Name a musician that Zack listens to: Jack Johnson, who is also a friend
First car: 1964 Buick Skylark
Favorite book: Roughing It, by Mark Twain
Guilty-pleasure food: Beef Jerky
Favorite non-golf item: Autographed picture of Bill Mazeroski's walk-off home run to win the 1960 World Series
Favorite Southland hotspot: Rincon Point
One gadget Zack can’t live without: iPhone
Favorite quote: "Whiskey is for drinking, water is for fighting over."
If Zack couldn't do what he does now as a profession, he would: Surf
Greatest pride: Family
Most-visited website that’s not work-related: Surfline.com
On volunteering: There's nothing better than volunteering and giving back to a game that has given me so much

On the Course:

Zack has played golf since: 33 years
What Zack would like to see more of on the course: People enjoying the game and having fun
Favorite Tour player: Payne Stewart
What part of the game of golf needs to change: The game needs to adapt to technology and the modern world in many areas, while staying true to the game
One Rule of Golf Zack would like to change?: None
Importance of junior golf: Junior golf is the gift that keeps giving for a lifetime