Tim has been a golf professional since 1986. He played on the mini-tours for five years after lettering at the University of Oregon from 1983-1986. During the 1990's Tim worked in the golf industry in the Portland, Oregon area as an instructor and assistant professional and became a PGA member in 1998.
In 2001, Tim went back to college to earn an MAT in education at Pacific University and began a very enjoyable and rewarding ten years as a public school teacher. Tim taught a wide variety of subjects in grades 3-8 at Three Rivers School in Sunriver, Oregon. In addition to teaching, he was the head x-country and track coach.
Tim began playing Speedgolf after reading about the sport in a Runner's World article in 1998. He has played in Speedgolf tournaments throughout the United States and has performed exhibitions at events such as The CVS Charity Classic and The Fred Meyer Challenge. Tim has won more than a dozen Speedgolf tournaments and owns a personal best score of 112:07, shooting 70 in just over 42 minutes. Tim was appointed Executive Director of Speedgolf International in December, 2012.
Tim is married and has a four-year-old son along with two stepdaughters who both attend the University of Oregon. Tim enjoys spending time with his family, running, and following Oregon Duck football. Tim and his family live in Northern California.