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Current Golf Facility:
Glencoe G&CC
Member Classification:
Class A Professional

What do you enjoy most about the game and the business of golf?
You get to interact with so many great individuals on a day to day basis

What or who influenced you in becoming a Golf Professional?
Growing up in a house where your father designed over 60 courses helped alot

What would you be doing if you weren't a Golf Professional?
I would be playing guitar in empty night clubs, but enjoying every minute

What is your favourite golf course in the world?
Jasper Park Lodge

Who is your favourite PGA Tour player?
Living: Miguel Ángel Jiménez Deceased: Ben Hogan

What is the first club you take out of your bag on the driving range?
3 Wood

What is the most number of holes of golf you have played in one day?
36

What is your career low round and where did you shoot this score?
65 at Sirocco

What significant accomplishments are you most proud of?
3 time nominee for Associate Professional of the Year

What other interests, hobbies and passions can you share?
I have a passion for collecting and playing the guitar and writing music