JON TAYLOR

Assistant General Manager

Jonathan “Jon” Taylor was born and raised in Arizona, spending the majority of his life in the Phoenix area. While in his teens, he developed a love for the game of golf. He played junior college golf at Glendale Community College, which led to the opportunity to attend The University of Arizona on a golf scholarship.

After college, in 2012, Jon started on his career path as a Golf Professional, playing professional golf. While playing on the Mini Tour Circuit and chasing the dream of the PGA Tour, he realized his true passion was for the management side of the golf industry. He began his golf management career as Assistant Golf Professional at a local public facility, while also working for FootJoy and Titleist as a traveling sales representative.

In 2014, Jon joined the City of Phoenix Golf Division as a young Assistant Golf Professional at Maryvale Golf Course. In 2017, he was promoted to Director of Instruction / Associate Head Golf Professional at Aguila Golf Course, which remains the Premier Golf Course for the City of Phoenix Golf Division.

In 2019, he left the City of Phoenix Golf Division to join Southwest Golf Management as the General Manager at Prescott Golf Club and Falcon Golf Club. He was welcomed to the Picacho Hills Country Club Management team in November of 2019 as the Assistant General Manager.

Jon has acquired many skills in his young management career and has implemented those skills at many facilities to boost rounds and revenue, improve budget management strategies and provide employment training.

 

  • Education: University of Arizona- Business Management
  • Glendale Community College- AA Sports Psychology