Top 100 Golf Academy of America Alumni

Jordan Ververs

Graduate of Golf Academy of America in Phoenix

Tournament Director

Current Employer: Superstition Springs Golf Club in Mesa, Arizona

In his role as Tournament Director at Superstition Springs Golf Club in Mesa, Arizona, Jordan Ververs is responsible for booking, planning and executing all tournaments, and managing staff members to ensure the tournament chair is completely satisfied with his or her event. In 2015, Ververs directed more than 100 golf tournaments, bringing in more than $250,000 in revenue for his club.

Ververs says that people and business skills are exercised daily on the job. He offers the following advice for Golf Academy of America students: "Get to work right away and make sure you apply yourself as much as possible. This industry has a lot of people involved, and separating yourself from everyone else may just be that you work harder."

What's in His Bag? Titleist

Golf Ball of Choice: Titleist

Best part of his job: "Working with the customers every day."