Graham obtained his Bachelor's Degree in Landscape Architecture from Michigan State University in 1972. After apprenticing with Howard Watson, he formed his own golf course design company in 1973. Since then, Graham Cooke & Associates (GCA) has designed and overseen the construction of more than 100 golf courses, and has provided golf course design and renovation services for more than 600 clients around the world.
Graham has designed outstanding golf courses on three continents. Each year, GCA adds to its fine tradition of creating challenging and appealing courses for golfers of all abilities.
In addition to Gatineau Golf and Country Club, GCA has restored Stanley Thompson's celebrated Highland Links Golf Course on Cape Breton Island, and renovated the Circolo Golf Torino in Turin, Italy in preparation for its hosting of the 1999 and 2000 Italian Opens.
Graham continues to play occasionally in national and international amateur tournaments where he competes at the highest level. Visit the GCA website