Doug has been in the bowling industry since 1998 and worked as Pro Shop Owner and Operator before moving onto the mechanical side of the business. From there, he took on a management role and ran his local bowling center for 10 years before joining Kegel.

Doug also has an impressive record as the Assistant Coach for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Women's bowling team. Over 8 years, he helped the school earn 4 National Titles and 4 Conference Championships.

Through his membership in the Mechanics Guild, an educationally focused organization, Dukes is able to share his extensive knowledge of pinsetter mechanics. Doug brings a great blend of lane maintenance and pinsetter experience along with a unique coaching background.