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Meet our Pros

 


Paul Whitman

PGA Director of Golf

(205) 956-1599
pwhitman@troongolf.com

 

Paul has been serving Pine Tree Country Club since 2009, where he enjoys working at one of the best clubs and golf courses in Alabama as the Director of Golf.  Born and raised in Bismarck, North Dakota, Paul began playing golf with his grandfather as a youth.  He holds two college degrees: One from Mississippi State University in Marketing and Professional Golf Management, and the other from the University of Alabama – Birmingham in International Studies.  After college, he moved to California to work as an Assistant Golf Professional at The Golf Club at Whitehawk Ranch, and then returned to the south in 2000 as Head Golf Professional at Inverness Country Club.  Paul was elected to membership in the PGA of America in March of 2000, and is currently serving on the Dixie Section PGA Board of Directors as the Alabama Chapter Vice President.

 

Dustin Hodge

Assistant Golf Professional

dhodge@troongolf.com

Dustin is originally from Gadsden, Alabama. He attended the University of Alabama and Golf Academy of America where he earned a degree in Management and Golf Operations. He spent most of his life playing baseball, even into the professional rank, when he then decided to pursue a professional golf career. He has competed on mini tours throughout the southeast and worked as an Assistant Golf Professional in the state of Florida, Georgia, and Alabama.
 






















 

Brandon Daniel

Assistant Golf Professional

(205) 956-1599
bdaniel@troon.com


Brandon grew up in Trussville, Alabama where he started playing golf at the age of 8. He is a graduate of Trussville High School and played all 4 years on his high school golf team.  His love of golf is evident in his passion for the game and he enjoys sharing his golf experiences and hearing about others.  In his spare time, he enjoys hanging out with family and friends, playing with his dogs, vacationing at the beach, and is an avid bowler.