Top 100 Golf Academy of America Alumni

Scott Jacques

Graduate of Golf Academy of America in Phoenix

General Manager

Current Employer: Moon Valley Country Club in Phoenix, Arizona

Scott Jacques, a graduate of Golf Academy of America in Phoenix, is the General Manager of Moon Valley Country Club in Phoenix, Arizona. He says that people skills, technology and forecasting have been pivotal in the development of his career.

His education, "helped me realize that I had more of a passion for management than teaching. I went to the Academy to focus on teaching, but realized that there are more opportunities to grow in this business through managing."

He advises students to, "make as many connections as possible in the business. Do not burn any bridges along the way, and make sure to balance your personal life with your career."

What's in His Bag? Ping

Golf Ball of Choice: Titleist

Best part of his job: "The people."

Scott Jacques