“I am very impressed with the amazing facility here at Golf Academy of America, but I am even more impressed with the passion each student here has for the game and the business of golf,” said Rep. Thompson. “It is inspiring to assuring to know that the future of golf lies in the bright ideas and skills of these talent golf professionals.”
“We are extremely honored to have hosteda United States Congressman on campus to address our students,” said Rich Iorio, campus director. “Our entire student body was thrilled to meet the congressman and to show him our amazing facility. The congressman has a very busy schedule, but he wanted to visit because he knows our students have a passion for their future in the golf industry and that many of our students have served in the military before deciding to attend Golf Academy of America.”
Thompson was joined during the visit by Avy Stein, chairman of the board of Education Corporation of America and Milton Anderson, president of Virginia College in Jackson, Miss.