IJGA Bishops Gate TEAM

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THE IJGA DIFFERENCE

Something is different here. There’s a mission difference that smacks you in the face when you meet the IJGA team. IJGA’s 70+ staff teach, coach sports, advise students, mentor and live on campus as house parents. The experience of the IJGA Management Team and staff bring over 150 years of sport academy and college planning & placement experience.

IJGA BISHOPS GATE MANAGEMENT GROUP

ANDREW SUMMERS

Andrew-Summers
CEO and Director of Student Life and Academics

Andrew Summers was born in Nigeria and grew up in South Africa, countries that his father served in as an educational missionary. He returned to his homeland of Scotland to complete his high school education then went on to earn his undergraduate degree and chartered accountant qualification at St Andrew’s University, Edinburgh University and Heriot Watt University.

He then spent twenty years in the investment management industry with Morgan Grenfell, Morgan Stanley and Silchester International Investors, a company that he co-founded in 1994. Andrew retired from a successful finance career in 2006 to focus his time on his true passion – sport and education.

Since his early days as a teacher of math and physics at Strathallan School and as a tennis coach, Andrew has been interested in coaching and developing young people. Having been involved as a partner in golf academies since his retirement, Andrew has a vision to raise the standards of the industry and improve product quality. His philanthropic endeavors are extensive and include supporting schools in South Africa, the USA and Mexico, participating in leadership development in the Middle East and supporting junior sports organizations.

BRAD TURNER

Director of Golf Operations

With over 36 years of experience in the golf industry, Brad Turner became a PGA of America member in 1989. He has a strong competitive golf background and continues to compete in PGA of America Section and National events.

In 1983, he graduated from Bowling Green State University with a B.S. in Business Administration, and since then has gained experience at various golf facilities including municipal courses, semi-private, and private country clubs. A short game expert, Mr. Turner has developed innovative teaching techniques in all phases of short game development and wrote the Golf Academy of America Golf Improvement Program. These teaching techniques have been shared in international clinics for the Chinese Golf Team and Malaysian Golf Association, as well as members of the North Florida PGA.

In 2005, Mr. Turner earned his Master’s degree in Business Administration. In 2018, he received the Horton Smith Award in the East Central Chapter of the NFPGA for his contributions in educating fellow PGA professionals. With his experience in golf and education, he provides IJGA students with valuable knowledge and experience in achieving their academic and personal goals.

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