Ron graduated in 1964 from Cal-Poly Pomona, with a degree in Ornamental Horticulture. He did graduate studies in turf-grass management at Washington State University.
Between 1966 and 1972, Ron worked as a construction laborer for Robert Trent Jones Inc., a construction superintendent for Robert F. Lawrence on Robert Muir Graves designed golf courses.
Now, with five decades of golf course architectural experience in over 65 countries, he provides strong direction in conceptual planning, golf course design, construction supervision and turf-grass management.
The great majority of Ron Fream designed courses are located outside of North America.