Who does Obama play golf with? With President Obama catching flack about his time spent on the links some want to know just who the President is hanging out with in his free time.
Many of the Presidents golfing buddies are younger men although he has been known to hit the links with guys like Joe Biden and Former President Clinton.
Despite having never golfed before taking office, his love of the game is well known. Obama has found time to play golf 104 times since Inauguration Day. People around him say it relaxes him and makes him a more effective president.
So who does Obama play golf with?
David Katz – 29-year-old – University of Michigan; Stanford (MBA) White House senior policy adviser for manufacturing.
Ben Finkenbinder – 26-year-old – Macalester College - Assistant White House press secretary.
Eugene Kang – 28-year-old -University of Michigan – Special Projects Coordinator and Confidential Assistant.
Sam Kass - 31-year-old – University of Chicago – Assistant Chef and Senior Policy Advisor for Healthy Food Initiatives.
Marvin Nicholson – 39-year-old – University of Western Ontario graduate – White House trip director.
Pete Souza – 58-year-old – Boston University and a master’s degree Kansas State University – Chief Official White House photographer.