W. Charles Davison

“You are not good enough to get that mad.” Arnold Palmer to an amateur partner

Charles Davison, is CEO/CFO and Co-Founder of Todd Eckenrode-Origins Golf Design. Charlie is responsible for general and administrative operations, negotiation/execution of contracts of the firm, sales and marketing of golf course design services, and client liaison. In addition, Mr. Davison is active in the monitoring of the schedules and quality of the firms design and construction activities.

Charlie is a Director on the highly-respected Southern California Golf Association (SCGA) Board of Directors. This appointment has provided him the opportunity to be involved in important golf industry activities such as Course Rating, Rules and Competition, Marketing & Communications and Growth of the Game. Charlie was recently also appointed to the Board of Directors of the SCGA Junior Foundation.  The SCGA Junior Foundation is critically important to not only growing the game, but teaching young people the lessons and skills of life as well as introducing them to the wonderful world of golf.  Charlie also was recently appointed to a joint task force between the SCGA and the SCPGA  to determine areas of potential collaberation between the two associations.  Licensed in real estate and insurance Charlie has been active in and a Full Member of the Urban Land Institute, regularly participating in local, regional and national ULI events. Active in community and church affairs Charlie has been president of the Newport Center Kiwanis Club and an elder in the Presbyterian Church. He is an instrument rated pilot and enjoys golf (of course), fly fishing, hunting, surfing, music, cooking and his eleven grandchildren.


Barona Creek

Monterey Peninsula CC – Shore Course

The Plantation Course at Kapalua