Senior Vice President, Science & Agronomy
Jeff Spangler served tenures at Scioto Country Club and Muirfield Village Golf Club before being hired by The Pebble Beach Company in 1987. Spangler has served in superintendent positions at Troon Country Club and Troon North Golf Club before being promoted to Troon's Director of Agronomy in 1993. Under Spangler’s agronomic leadership, Troon North has received numerous awards and accolades, including the coveted ranking as #4 “Best Conditioned Golf Course in the U.S.” by Golf Digest. Spangler has been instrumental in standardizing high-level golf course agronomics, including environmental conservation, occupational safety and economic management across a global platform of 280 golf courses located in 38 states and 33 countries worldwide. Spangler was appointed to his current position in 1998 and continues to oversee all agronomic programs for Troon.