Jeff hails from Holland, Michigan and attended Ferris State University. He graduated with a B.A. Degree in Marketing, specializing in Professional Golf Management, and an A.A. Degree in Club Management. In February 2008, Jeff received his PGA Class-A Membership and started as a full time Assistant Golf Professional at Cherry Creek Country Club.
Jeff was a member of the Ferris State Bulldogs Men's Golf Team for 4 years with 4 years of All-Conference Honors. In 2007 he was also awarded All-Region Team Honors and All-American Honors. While being at Ferris, Jeff set the Course Record at their home facility by shooting 60 in a team qualifying round.
Through his playing and teaching experiences, Jeff has established a fun and simple method of instructing the game of golf. Jeff's teaching philosophy starts with the fundamentals, emphasizing on simple changes for positive results. His optimistic and hardworking attitude is a great asset to the golf staff and to all he works with.