Alumni and Student Updates
Matt Jarrell is a 2014 graduate of Golf Academy of America
What do you do as Assistant Golf Professional?
I run two men's leagues, three junior golf camps, three adult golf camps, monthly clinics, private and semi-private lessons, and am responsible for all club fitting, repair and alteration.
Caleb Olsen is a 2011 graduate of Golf Academy of America
What do you do as Head Golf Professional?
Oversee all aspects of golf operations at Grizzly Ranch Golf Club.
Andrew Braun is a 2013 graduate of Golf Academy of America.
What do you do as First Assistant Golf Professional?
I teach private lessons, conduct the men’s, ladies, and junior clinics with the Head Golf Professional and conduct two-day Junior Golf Schools for area junior golfers. I plan, prepare and administer 50+ tournaments per year. It’s also my responsibility to hire, train, schedule and manage 10+ Outside Services personnel, in addition to purchasing merchandise and overseeing proper inventory control procedures in the Golf Shop.
Denni Delano is a 2013 graduate of Golf Academy of America.
Tell us about your duties as Technical Compliance Analyst.
Working towards Certified Quality Technician (CQT) through the American Society for Quality (ASQ). Support Compliance Department with statistical process control, incoming/outgoing materials analysis, Technical research, label compliance, sensory, quality improvement initiatives.
Jeff Pratt is a 2008 graduate of Golf Academy of America
What do you do as PGA Assistant Professional?
I assist in overseeing the entire golf operation including hiring and training of staff, tournament operations, instruction programs, ladies and junior golf program development, merchandising, playing golf with members and maintaining the clubs budgeted goals.