Kristine M Schoonover

Program Director, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Assistant Championship Director/Operations Director, Erin Hills Golf Course
Assistant Professor, UW-Stout
Associate Professor
School of Hospitality Leadership
College of Management

Office: 446 Heritage Hall
Phone: 715-232-2364
Email: schoonoverk@uwstout.edu

Education

    • ABD Sport Management and Leadership
      Concordia University Chicago
      Chicago, IL, 2013
    • MS Education
      University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
      Oshkosh, WI, 2001
    • BS Education
      University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
      Eau Claire, WI, 1990
    • BBA Marketing
      University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
      Eau Claire, WI, 1987

Courses Taught

  • GEM-101 Intro To Golf Enterprise Mgmt
  • GEM-201 Principles of Golf Ent Mgmt
  • GEM-277 Software and Technology
  • GEM-301 Customer Marketing
  • GEM-349 Co-Op Ed Exp
  • GEM-445 Event Management
  • GEM-449 Co-Op Ed Exp
  • GEM-499 Independent Study
  • HT-344 Hosp & Tsm Marketing & Sales
  • HT-351 Hosp Conv/Mtg Planning
  • SRVM-111 Intro-Global Service Mgmt-HT

Work Experience

Academic: Post-secondary

    • University of Wisconsin-Stout, BS Golf Enterprise Management - Online
      Program Director
      August 2011 - Present
    • UW-Stout, School of Hospitality Leadership, College of Management
      Assistant Professor
      August 2006 - Present
    • University of Wisconsin-Stout, BS Golf Enterprise Management - Online & On-Campus
      Program Director
      August 2008 - August 2011
    • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Sheldon B Lubar School of Business
      Lecturer
      January 2008
    • University of Wisconsin-Stout
      Head Women’s Golf Coach
      August 2006 - January 2008
    • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
      Director of Marketing Athletics
      August 1999 - August 2006
    • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
      Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach
      June 1996 - June 2006
    • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
      Head Women’s Golf Coach
      June 1996 - June 2003
    • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
      Admissions Counselor
      June 1996 - August 1999

Industry

  • Erin Hills Golf Course
      Assistant Championship Director/Operations Director
      May 2007 - Present

Presentations

    Oral Presentation

    • Schoonover, K. (October, 2010). Fore! Intern Program. Fore! Reservations National Users Conference: The Fairway to Success, Chicago, IL.
    • Schoonover, K. (March, 2010). Synergizing Advisory Boards to Maximize Alliances. Chair Academy, Minneapolis, MN.
    • Schoonover, K. (February, 2010). Muscling Advisory Boards to Achieve Multifaceted Strategic Alliances. National Confererence on Hospitality & Tourism Management for the 21st Century , Manipal University, Manipal, India.
    • Schoonover, K. (February, 2010). How to Maximize Internships to Benefit you, the Course Owner. National Golf Course Owners Association, San Diego, CA.

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research

    Grants

    • Schoonover, K., & Hanft, D., Just-in-time Professional Development Grant. $1000 (Funded).

Media Contributions

    Radio

    • AM 1570 Radio The Score (July 2011)

      Appleton, WI

    • ESPN 540 AM Radio (July 2011)

      Garbedian on Golf

    • ESPN 540 AM Radio (September 2010)

      Garbedian on Golf

    • ESPN 540 AM Radio (April 2008)

      Garbedian on Golf

    Magazine

    • Inside Wisconsin Sports (June 2007)

      Volume 4, Issue 6

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Honor

    • Division III Coach of the Year, National Golf Coaches Association (NGCA) (2003)
    • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) tournament (2003)
    • NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball (2003)
    • Regional Coach of the Year , NGCA District V (2003)
    • WIAC Conference Championships (2003)
    • Women’s Golf Coach of the Year , Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) (2003)
    • Regional Coach of the Year , NGCA District V (2001)
    • Women’s Golf Coach of the Year , Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) (2001)
    • , WIAC Conference Championships (2000)

Professional Memberships

  • Club Managers Association of America (CMAA)
  • Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education (CHRIE)
  • Executive Women’s Golf Association (EWGA)
  • Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI)
  • National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA)
  • United States Golf Association (USGA)

Service

Department/School

  • Committee Member, UW-Stout Department of Hospitality & Tourism, Curriculum Committee (2006 - Present)
  • Committee Member, UW-Stout Department of Hospitality & Tourism Personnel Committee (2012)
  • Committee Member, UW-Stout Department of Hospitality & Tourism Personnel Committee (2006 - 2008)

University

    UW-Stout

  • Committee Member, UW-Stout Memorials & Honors Committee (2008 - Present)
  • Committee on Baccalaureate Expansion Initiative Program (2007)
  • Faculty Advisor, Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Student Chapter (March 2007 - September 2007)

Professional

  • Board of Advisors, Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (2004 - 2006)
  • Representative, National Golf Coaches Association (1998 - 2003)