Dave Berner - Senior Contributor

Dave Berner is a long-time journalist for CBS radio in Chicago and has freelanced for CNN, National Public Radio, and ABC news. He created and produced the popular radio feature "The Golf Minute" for CBS-owned radio station WMAQ in Chicago along with writing a regular column for Golf Chicago Magazine. In 1999, he was asked to be the managing editor for Golf Chicago Magazine.

Berner also feelances for Golf Chicago Magazine, Great Lakes Golf Magazine, and Sun Publications where he's written a regular column on the game of golf for several Illinois newspapers. He is also author of "Any Road Will Take You There: A journey of fathers and sons" and "Accidental Lessons: A Memoir of a Rookie Teacher and a Life Renewed." Follow Berner on Twitter @DavidWBerner

Dave has won a number of awards for his reporting, broadcast editorials and golf writing and is a member of the Golf Writers Association of America. He admires good writing as varied as the short stories of Ernest Hemingway, the essays of Henry Longhurst, the golf dreams of John Updike, the poetry of Billy Collins, and the lyrics of Bob Dylan.

Simply select where you want to play, find a tee time deal, and golf now!

Dates: April 12, 2014 - November 15, 2014
Pheasant Run Resort's Golf Madness vacation package deal lets two adults enjoy unlimited golf (with cart), overnight lodging, one sleeve of Pheasant Run golf balls per adult, one lunch voucher per adult, two drink vouchers per adult, access to resort amenities including indoor/outdoor pools and fitness center.
Price range: $249