Top 100 Golf Academy of America Alumni

Noel Elam

Graduate of Golf Academy of America in Dallas

Manager of Strategic Alliances

Current Employer: ClubCorp Corporate in Dallas, TX

When Noel Elam graduated from Golf Academy of America in Dallas, he started his golf career in the concierge and member services department of ClubCorp. He’s now advanced into a new role at the same company, Manager of Strategic Alliances. He enjoys the business aspects of the job, as well as using his people skills, time management skills, and of course, networking.

“GAA taught me that networking is key in the golf business,” Elam says. “They also taught me how to truly achieve the goals that you set for yourself and gave me the confidence to do so.”

He advises current Golf Academy of America students always be professional. “Introduce yourself to as many people as you can and stay prepared for when that opportunity comes knocking,” he says.

What's in His Bag? Ping

Golf Ball of Choice: Titleist

Best part of his job?

“Meeting new people and seeing different golf courses all across the country.”

Noel Elam