Jeff Carlson, Head Golf Professional –

Tyler Niles, Assistant Golf Professional –

Tyler is in his 13th year at Thousand Oaks Golf Club and is currently in the PGA Apprentice Program, on his way to achieving class A PGA Membership. Tyler is a Rockford native and has spent almost half of his life working and playing at Thousand Oaks Golf Club. He started on the outside service staff at age 16 and worked many positions until becoming the Assistant Golf Professional. During his tenure, Tyler has gained extensive knowledge in all aspects of the game of golf. He has been directly involved in the day to day management of golf operations at the club for many years. Tyler considers Thousand Oaks his home and maintains a genuine interest in the experience each member has at the club.



Raquel Bryant –

Raquel a PGA Member is entering her eighth year instructing golfers at Thousand Oaks Golf Club. Raquel coordinates our fantastic Junior Golf Program, Junior League Team, and Ladies Clinics. She played collegiate golf at Ferris State University on a nationally competitive golf team. Raquel was the 2015 Michigan PGA Youth Player Development Award winner.

Charley Vandenberg –,

Charley Vandenberg, a Master PGA Professional,  is one of the elite golf instructors in the country. His passion for teaching and enthusiasm for helping others improve every aspect of their game has resulted in nominations for the Michigan PGA Teacher of the Year award on 15 different occasions, capturing the title in 1998, 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2014 (winning this prestigious award five times is unprecedented in the state of Michigan). Charley was also a Top 6 Finalist for the 2010 National PGA Teacher of the Year honor and Top 4 Finalist in 2012.

Code Vanos –