David Ogilvie III

Inducted: 1990

Three generations of the Ogilvie family have been golf professionals with a combined 138 years of service to the game. When inducted, David Ogilvie III had served as head professional for thirty-three years combined at Country Club of Peoria and Flossmoor Country Club. Dave spent two years on the PGA Tour, setting several course records, but is best known as an innovative working club professional. A recipient of the Section's Horton Smith Award, he was voted Illinois PGA Professional of the Year a record three times. He served the Illinois PGA in every capacity including president for the 1985-1986 terms. In 1986, David Ogilvie III received the ultimate award, recognized by his peers as National PGA Professional of the Year.