6 Time Teacher of the Year, Rocky Mountain Section, PGA 2013-2014, 2015-2016 & 2017-2018 “Best Teacher in Idaho" - Golf Digest "Top 10 Teachers in the Northwest USA” - Golf Magazine
3 Time Player of the Year, Rocky Mountain Section, PGA
3 Time Senior Player of the Year, Rocky Mountain Section, PGA
4 Time Rocky Mountain Section PGA Champion
2013 Idaho Open Champion
Played in 3 Major Championships -
1992 US Open, 2013 Senior PGA Championship & 2018 Senior PGA Championship
Jim was a member of the University of Southern California's golf team in the 1980's. Jim was also a member of the Australian PGA Tour, the Asian Tour, and Golden State Tour, before becoming the Head Coach of the Men’s Golf Team at USC from 1992-1994.
Jim has been a golf professional since 1984 and has had a number of roles in the golf industry. He was an instructor at two noteworthy facilities in Southern California, Riviera CC and Sherwood CC.
Since moving to Boise in 1997, Jim has taught at his studio at Quail Hollow Golf Club,led groups on golf trips to Scotland, Australia, the Augusta Masters, and Arizona, and provided golf instruction for TMN Events and Back Tees Sports.
Begining in 2019, Jim assumed the position of Business Development Director for the RMSPGA. For more information on business development or the RMSPGA Foundation, go to the Events tab.