Meet Our Instructors

Jason WhiteJason White, PGA
Director of Golf/General Manager

A graduate of the NMSU PGA Golf Management Program, Jason became the NMSU Golf Course’s PGA Head Professional in 2010. Part of Jason’s philosophy is “to give you better insight of your current golf swing, focusing on increasing your golf ‘IQ’ allowing you to make positive changes rather than a quick fix.”


John LynchJohn Lynch, PGA
PGA Head Golf Professional

John graduated from NMSU’s PGA program in 1997. He has trained under the best coaches in the business, such as David Leadbetter, Michael Bennett, Andy Plummer, and Mark Sweeney. John is a certified AimPoint Golf Instructor which is the world’s best green reading method used by many LPGA and PGA tour players. He is thrilled to help you advance your golf game.


James VanderHeydenJames VanderHeyden, PGA
PGA 1st Assistant Golf Professional

James is a recent graduate of NMSU’s PGA program. He did a six-month internship at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort and has returned to NMSU Golf Course as the PGA 1st Assistant Golf Professional. James is excited to be a part of the teaching staff and is looking forward to helping your game.


Tim BowersTim Bowers, PGA
PGA 2nd Assistant Golf Professional

Tim is a recent graduate of NMSU’s PGA program. Tim has been working at NMSU Golf Course since 2016. Tim loves working with the junior golfers and growing our junior program. Tim is also our membership director. Please contact Tim if you have any questions.