Professional golf course architecture, golf course design and renovation services. Specializing in environmentally conscious courses with distinctive character.
Pascuzzo and Pate have made a commitment to treat each design commission as a unique undertaking.
Who We Are
Damian Pascuzzo began his career working with famed designer Robert Muir Graves. In 1991 he became the principal designer and partnered with Graves to form Graves & Pascuzzo based in El Dorado Hills, California.
Pascuzzo has worked on a broad range of projects from residential and resort developments, to master planning and remodeling existing courses, throughout North America and Asia. In 2001 he was elected President of the American Society of Golf Course Architects.
In 2006, longtime veteran of the PGA Tour, Steve Pate joined with Damian Pascuzzo to form Pascuzzo & Pate Golf Course Design.
Steve brings his vast knowledge of golf and playing strategy gained from competing on the great courses of the world for over 30 years. Pate’s professional career includes six PGA Tour wins, and membership on two Ryder Cup teams.
Damian and Steve are directly involved in every one of their projects whether it is a new golf course, or the remodeling of an existing facility. The firm has built a significant design portfolio for an array of clients in both the public and private sectors. Their completed works have become well known for meeting their client’s goals, being popular with golfers, and gaining national recognition.
With their combined expertise and the knowledge gained from over 50 years in the golf industry, Pascuzzo & Pate’s projects reflect innovative and creative solutions for their clients.