*Update: Due to COVID protocols at Whistling Straits, this event will now take place virtually. Upon successful registration, you will receive log in information to participate in the discussion.
Join us for a virtual Coffee with Coastal conversation featuring Jason Mengel! We will be hearing from Jason about what is to happen for Ryder Cup 2020 and how he was able to get to where he is now. Grab your favorite cup of coffee and meet with us virtually!
Jason A. Mengel
Ryder Cup Director
PGA of America
The PGA of America's Director for the 2020 Ryder Cup is Jason Mengel. Jason is responsible for directing a staff whose primary focus is the strategic planning and successful execution of this significant event, including the areas of corporate hospitality sales, volunteer recruitment and training, operational planning, ticket sales, marketing, media relations, special events, community relations and government relations.
Jason is currently working on his 6th event for the PGA of America. Prior to this event, Jason served as the Championship Director for the 2017 PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, NC, the 2015 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wisconsin, and the 2013 Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis, Missouri. Additionally, Jason served as the Operations Manager for both the 2011 PGA Championship at Atlanta Athletic Club, and the 2008 PGA Championship at Oakland Hills Country Club.
Prior to joining the PGA of America, Jason spent approximately 6 years working on the PGA TOURs Buick Open, with his most recent role being Sales and Marketing Director for the event.
Jason and his family (wife Jill, daughters Ryan and Blake, son Colin) will spend approximately 3 years living in Kohler surrounding the Ryder Cup.
A native of Brighton, MI, Jason is a proud graduate of Western Michigan University (BBA, 2001.)