John LaFoy, ASGCA Past President, began his design career with George W. Cobb, and helping Cobb with the remodeling of Augusta National spurred LaFoy's interest in remodeling work. He has remodeled many classic layouts, including those of architects A.W. Tillinghast, Alister Mackenzie, Seth Raynor, Charles Blair MacDonald and numerous Donald Ross designs.
John has also designed and renovated more than 100 courses, including the Country Club of Charleston in Charleston, S.C. and the Country Club of Birmingham in Birmingham, Ala. He now heads his own design firm in Greenville, S.C.