Our Director of Golf is a Class-A PGA golf professional. He is a 3-time recipient of Golf World Business Magazine’s Best 100 Golf Shop Operations and was awarded Top 50 Public Course by Golf World Magazine. Travis is a strong player, accomplished teacher and a consummate promoter of the game of golf. He creates a welcoming atmosphere for family and friends to enjoy the game of golf.
Shane is a Class-A PGA golf professional and has been at Leisure World since 1999. He oversees daily operations at both golf courses. Shane graduated from the University of Idaho with a B.S. degree in Marketing. He is a highly sought after golf instructor in Leisure World and excels at competitive golf in the Southwest PGA Section. Shane is a wonderful father of 2, Zach and Olivia!
Jonathan Kinser comes to us from Sebring, OH. Jonathan graduated with a degree in Business Administration and an emphasis in Golf Facilities Management from The Golf Academy of America. While at the Academy Jonathan was named to the Director’s List for academic excellence. He also earned certifications in club fitting and repair, golf instruction, tournament operations, and the rules of golf. He was very active during his tenure at the academy.
Scott Van Engelen is from Twin Falls, ID. A graduate of the University of Idaho in the Golf Professional Training Program, Scott brings a wealth of professional experience to Leisure World from respected organizations such as Troon, Bandon Dunes, Eagle Mountain, and the American Junior Golf Association. Scott is a Class A member of the P.G.A. and manages our Heron Lakes golf course where he oversees our daily play and Heron Lakes’ tournament operations.