Jerry Tarde is the Editor-in-Chief of Golf Digest and Global Head of Strategy and Content for Discovery Golf, a division of Discovery Inc. He also oversees the content for GOLFTV, which is a digital streaming service spanning 220 markets around the world. A graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, Tarde joined Golf Digest Magazine as an intern in 1977 and has been its chief editor since 1984. He has won five first-place awards from the Golf Writers Association of America and a Silver Gavel Award from the American Bar Association for editing a series on discrimination. He is a National Trustee of the First Tee Program. He lives in Fairfield, CT, with his wife, Beth.


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