PRESIDENT, GENERAL MANAGER & EXECUTIVE PROFESSIONAL
Brian joined Copper Point Golf Club in 2004 . A graduate of the San Diego Golf Academy, Brian has previously worked at Kokanee Springs Golf Resort, Morningstar International, Nanaimo Golf Club, Shaughnessy Golf & Country Club, and Eagle Ranch Resort. He is the President of the BC Chapter of the NGCOA, a Director with the National Golf Owners Association, and President of the Columbia Valley Golf Trail. In 2020, Brian was awarded the PGA of BC Dunc Sutherland Distinguished Service Award, NGCOA Fore Season Golf Professional Award. In 2019, was named the PGA of Canada Dick Munn Executive Professional of the Year. In 2016 he received the PGA of BC’s Distinguished Service Award as well as being named the Kootenays Professional of the Year and in 2013 he was awarded the PGA of BC Professional Development award.
As a key member of the Copper Point Golf Club team, Scott leads a skilled team and brings senior level management as well as a strong understanding of golf operations on both The Point and Ridge Golf Course. With over 11 years at Copper Point Golf Club, Scott is able to provide clarity, understanding and a positive attitude to the organization. Mr. McClain is a member of the PGA of Canada and an Avalanche Association Mountain Guide. Some of Scott’s Professional achievements include: 4-time PGA of BC Top 100 Golf Professional, PGA of BC Teacher of the Year, PGA of BC Coach of the Year, PGA of BC Professional of the Year, and a certified Titleist, Scotty Cameron and Ping Club Fitter.
Mike has been working at Copper Point Golf Club since its inception. Mr. Knowles is a member of the Canadian Golf Superintendents Association, NGCOA and is the Director of the Kootenay Chapter Board for the BCGSA. With over 20 years experience in golf maintenance, Mike oversees the maintenance, operations and management on both The Point and Ridge Golf Course.
DIRECTOR OF INSTRUCTION
Dennis joined the Copper Point Golf Club Team in the Spring of 2019. Previously, Mr. Bradley was the Director of Golf Operations and Head Professional at Birchbank Golf Club in Trail, BC. As a Level 3 qualified instructor, Dennis’s primary responsibilities include providing golf instruction and club fitting. Some of his recent professional achievements include: 2020 Coach of the Year Interior Region, 2019 Teacher of The Year Interior Region, Being one of the Top 100 PGA Professionals for 4 consecutive years, Special Olympic Golf Instructor since 2017 and being a certified Titleist, Scotty Cameron, Ping and Taylormade Club Fitter.
Dale joined Copper Point Golf Club in 2019 as a Class ‘A’ Teaching Professional. Some of his most recent accolades include being a 2-time PGA Teacher of the Year, Golf Professional of the Year 2018 Junior Leader of the Year and a certified Taylormade, Adams, Callaway and Ping Club Fitter.
Thijs joined the Copper Point Golf Club team in 2016. Mr. Boersma has spent over 10 years pursuing his passion for culinary arts as a Level-4 European Trained Chef. Thijs has artfully elevated the dining experience at The View Restaurant using his expertise to provide all of our Members, Investors and Guests with a memorable dining experience that is sure to please all palates.
FOOD & BEVERAGE MANAGER
Katie began working at Copper Point Golf in 2010. As a hospitality veteran with over 10 years of experience, she is responsible for overseeing all Food & Beverage operations. With her strong leadership skills and positive attitude, Katie has been integral to achieving Copper Point Golf Club’s culinary experience.