ASGCA Members and their work
Course Design Company
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
(1938 - 2007), ASGCA President 1976
Dade City, FL
graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor's degree
in Landscape Architecture and soon after commissioned as an officer
in the U.S. Marine Corps. His architectural career began in 1964
as an associate of golf architect Ellis Maples. Under Maples, Seay
was involved in the design and construction of 27 golf courses.
began working with legendary professional golfer Arnold Palmer in
1971. In 1973, Seay relocated his private practices to his home town
in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Six years later, in 1979, Palmer and
Seay formed Palmer Course Design Company, a complete golf course
planning and design organization, a partnership that has lasted more
than 30 years. To this day, Palmer, Seay, and the Palmer Course Design
Company staff continue to design golf courses throughout the world.
Seay is the company's Executive Vice President and Chief Operating
has been involved in the design and construction of more than 350
golf courses worldwide and is a member of many professional organizations.
He is a Past President of the American Society of Golf Course Architects
(ASGCA) and a member of the American Society of Landscape Architects
(ASLA), the Urban Land Institute (ULI), and the Advisory Board for
the World Golf Hall of Fame.