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Why am I doing this?


Being a PGA Professional has brought many opportunities. It has allowed me to teach and aid seniors, men, women and juniors while enjoying golf and all its benefits. Serving in the USAF (United States Air Force), I have a common interest in PGA HOPE and the benefits it can bring to the men and women who have served at the sacrifice of mental and physical ailments. If playing 100 holes of golf can help these men and women have a better life, it is an easy decision.




Goal: $1500


I have been a PGA Professional for 14 years, 9 years as a Head Professional, Certified in Teaching & Coaching, Player Development, Golf Operations, General Management and PGA HOPE. The latter part of my career I have found great joy in Teaching & Coaching. This change in career path has revitalized my love for the game, and as a Veteran of the United States Air Force I wanted to focus on our Veterans.
Learning to engage with my fellow Veterans on their terms. Understanding what it takes to provide a place and atmosphere where they are safe and welcomed. Sharing the story of PGA Hope Minnesota with others. I have seen firsthand what the HOPE program can do to help Veterans in our communities. As a PGA Professional, serving others is our greatest success.

2023 Birdie

June 19, 2024 | The Loop at Chaska 

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