Graduate of Golf Academy of America in Phoenix
Head Golf Professional
Current Employer: Sunland Village Golf Club in Mesa, Arizona
PGA Apprentice Kiel Wolf is the Head Golf Professional at Sunland Village Golf Club in Mesa, Arizona. He says that Golf Academy of America in Phoenix provided a path for him to enter the golf industry and allowed him to gain professional perspectives from some of the industry's best.
"I feel it is important to be proficient in different areas of the golf industry to truly be considered a professional," says Wolf. "Some of the skills that are most important to my success are customer service, golf instruction, time management and delegation."
He advises current students to, "gain as much hands on experience as possible. Hold a position in golf during your time at GAA, no matter how big or small. Make as many connections as possible, as you never know what the future holds."
What's in His Bag? Ping
Golf Ball of Choice: Titleist
Best part of his job: "Teaching: I truly enjoy helping golfers of all abilities on a daily basis. No two swings are the same, so my job never gets old. It's an incredible feeling knowing you can have such a positive impact on people's lives."