Kyle Thornburg, PGA: Interim Director of Golf

kyle thornburgKyle Thornburg joined the Incline Village Golf Team in 2013 as the Tournament Coordinator/Assistant Golf Professional. He spends his winter months as the Co-Head Golf Professional at The Arizona Country Club in Phoenix, AZ. Kyle played four years of high school varsity golf, then two years at the collegiate level while attending Monterey Peninsula College.  Kyle has worked for some of the top golf courses in the world, including Cypress Point Golf Club. Kyle graduated from The Golf Academy of America in 2011 and received his Class A, PGA Membership, in 2015.  To contact Kyle directly please email at kwt@ivgid.org or call (775) 832-2981.

Jeff Clouthier, CGCS: Golf Course Superintendent, Championship Course

Jeff is a native of Littleton, CO and is married with two sons. Jeff has been in the golf business since 1988 and has been a superintendent since 1991. Before joining us, he was the golf course superintendent in Logan, Utah and Highlands Ranch, CO, where he also served as the construction superintendent on a new course (in Highlands Ranch). His various awards include the 2015 GCSAA Environmental Leader in Golf award, 2006 "GCSAA Environmental Leaders in Golf" award, and the "GCSAA Environmental Achievement Certification in Golf Course Development." To contact Jeff directly please email at jrc@ivgid.org or call (775) 832-1296

Rob Bruce, PGA: 1st Assistant Golf Professional, Championship Course 

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Rob is a PGA class A Member and leads the golf shop staff at the Championship Course. He grew up playing golf with his family on weekends and his passion motivated him to pursue a degree in Municipal Recreation at the University of Nevada, Reno and attend the San Diego Golf Academy.  In 1996 Rob took a position as the Assistant Golf Professional at the Championship Golf Course and worked here until 2004. He then spent several years working at Genoa Lakes, Coyote Moon and Schaffer’s Mill Golf Club before graduating from the GPTP (Golf Professional Training Program) of the PGA of America.  His experience includes Golf shop operations, tournament operations, junior golf camps, private and group golf instruction, and merchandising. To contact Rob directly please email at reb@ivgid.org or call (775) 832-2972.