A Team of Professionals Designing to the Strength of the Land

The dedicated team at Sanford Golf Design has spent the last several decades perfecting the art of organic course design and sustainable golf course architecture. Varied backgrounds in landscape architecture,turf management and a true passion for the game of golf, make our team a natural choice for course development. We are each trained to recognize site characteristics that will help a course evolve from the ground up and have a keen eye toward environmental sensitivity and sustainability. Be it new design or renovating the existing, we have the knowledge, expertise and resources to create memorable courses that blend seamlessly while keeping the end vision intact.


John S. Sanford Jr. ASGCA

John Sanford is a well-recognized name and leader in the golf industry. His dedication to the game itself that has propelled him to the forefront of the golf world. His vision, expertise and global reach make him a natural choice for exceptional course design.


David V. Ferris, Jr. RLA, ASLA, CLARB.

David Ferris is an integral part of the team and a creative force in each of our designs. It is his depth of knowledge as well as his expertise with the latest in technological advances that help to keep us on the leading edge of design techniques.