|Current Golf Facility:||Ranch G&CC (The)|
|Member Classification:||Head Professional|
I was borned in Grand Falls, NFLD. However, my family moved to Northern BC when i was 5 years old and I have been in Western Canada ever since. I started golfing at age 11 at The Tumbler Ridge Golf and CC. I was a low single digit handicap by age 16 and won many local events from age 16-20. I graduated from The Grant MacEwan Golf Program in 2001. I have worked at The Ranch Golf and Country Club for the last 13 seasons (last 7 as the Head Professional). I am happily married to my wife, Nicole, and we have a 6 year old son Jonah who is our whole world!
|Q. What do you enjoy most about the game and the business of golf?|
I love helping people enjoy the game of golf as much as I do.
|Q. What or who influenced you in becoming a Golf Professional?|
I loved the sport and was a pretty good player growing up. I loved business and math and thought the combination would be perfect.
|Q. What would you be doing if you weren’t a Golf Professional?|
Something in the Business field I
|Q. What is your favourite golf course in the world?|
My favorite course that I have played is Tobiano in Kamloops, BC.
|Q. Who is your favourite PGA Tour player?|
Growing up it was Fred Couples.....now I like Tiger and Phil.
|Q. What is the first club you take out of your bag on the driving range?|
One of my wedges.
|Q. What is the most number of holes of golf you have played in one day?|
|Q. What is your career low round and where did you shoot this score?|
I shot 65 at The Ranch as well as at Victoria GC in Edmonton.
|Q. What significant accomplishments are you most proud of?|
Finishing 8th in the 2009 APGA Championship. Qualifying for the BC Amateur when I was 22 years old. Winning the PGA of Alberta Merchandiser of the year (Public) in 2012, and then winning the PGA of Canada Retailer of the year in 2012 as well!
|Q. What other interests, hobbies and passions can you share?|
I love spending time with my son. I love the Oilers, NFL football, and hanging out with friends.