Member Profile

Trevor Goplin

Current Golf Facility: Derrick G&WC (The)
Member Classification: Head Professional
Education Background: Business Admin Diploma - NAIT
Website: www.derrickclub.com
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PROfile

Class A PGA of Canada Professional since 1997. Had the privilege of working for and learning from PGA of Canada Professionals Kerry Ketter, Peter Smith, Alan Carter, Ray Meria, and Mark Shushack. 2012 PGA of Canada and PGA of Alberta Golf Club Professional of the Year. Active Member of the Canadian Society of Club Managers(CSCM). Current PGA of Alberta President - past Chair of Finance, Awards, Education, Membership & Employment. Past Golf Management Program Instructor and Industry Advisor –Grant MacEwan University NGIS – National Golf in Schools - volunteer. Coach with my 3 boys on their hockey teams. Born in Edmonton, Working history: 1987-1993 - Miskanaw GC and Fort McMurray GC, 1994-1995 - Jasper Park Lodge, 1996-1998 - Derrick Club, 1999-2002 - Greywolf GC, 2003-present - Derrick Club 1991-1993 - University of British Columbia 1994-1996 - NAIT Business Administration Diploma

Q. What do you enjoy most about the game and the business of golf?
Meeting new people and/or getting to know my members better. Enjoy match play. We get to work in an environment that many wish they could and /or want to be around.
Q. What or who influenced you in becoming a Golf Professional?
Pros that I worked for and with at a young age - Mark Shushack, Ray Meria, Todd Jurak, Alan Carter...and the opportunity to work in an environment that enables you to meet so many people
Q. What would you be doing if you weren’t a Golf Professional?
sales and/or marketing
Q. What is your favourite golf course in the world?
Jasper Park Lodge
Q. Who is your favourite PGA Tour player?
Steve Stricker
Q. What is the first club you take out of your bag on the driving range?
gap wedge
Q. What is the most number of holes of golf you have played in one day?
172 Kidsport longest day of golf fundraiser at the Derrick
Q. What is your career low round and where did you shoot this score?
67 - Derrick Club
Q. What significant accomplishments are you most proud of?
Great wife Vicki and three boys, Quinn, Evan, Kyle...and professionally having staff move on and upward in the golf business
Q. What other interests, hobbies and passions can you share?
enjoy playing and coaching hockey, and being a dad
Trevor Goplin

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