Began working at a muni-golf course while in high school and throughout college. Played on a State Finalist High School Team. Attended the University of Evansviile, four year letterman in a Division I program. While playing college golf received All Conference honors. Became an Assistant Golf Professional after college, working towards PGA Membership, J.H. Fendrich Golf Course. Accepted a Head Professional position at a nine-hole privately owned public facility at age 28, Clearcrest Pines GC. After five years as Head Golf Professional at Clearcrest Pines accepted position at Rolling Hills CC. Rolling Hills is a private club with over 400 golf members, 600 total including Swim/Tennis/Dining. As Head Golf Professional, responsible for a large golf membership, numerous mens and womens tournament, a junior golf program with over 100 children. Also stock a full line golf shop, bag storage room with over 200 golf bags and golf range/practice area. Two Assistant Professionals on his staff as well as several full time and part time employees. Began employment with RHCC in 1994.