Rusty Stachlewitz

Stachlewitz is program director at The Lawn Institute in East Dundee, Ill. He gained experience as a golf course superintendent and director of operations in the Chicago area after receiving a bachelor's degree in turfgrass management from Michigan State University. Stachlewitz has served as an Instructor of the turfgrass management programs at Kishwaukee College in Malta, Ill., and Southeast Technical Institute in Sioux Falls, S.D. He focuses on utilizing the natural instincts of the grass plant to achieve healthy turf that can benefit the environment.