Meet the Golf Staff

Sean Wells

Role: Head Golf Professional
Serving Since: 2016
Phone Number: 615.646.4785 x3974
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Sean's passion for the game started at an early age and his knowledge of the golf swing evolved while at the Golf Academy of America.  His drive is to help all level of ability golfers improve and reach their golfing potential all while keeping them engaged in the game and enjoying each moment. His competitive experience is second to none, including a closing 30 at the Honors Course in Chattanooga. "Golf isn't just a game, it's a sickness that takes over your body and enriches your life!" - Sean P. Wells

Dan Johnson

Role: Club Accountant
Serving Since: 2015
Phone Number: 615.646.4785 x12
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Dan has been at Temple Hills Country Club since late March of 2015 and has been a Class A PGA Professional since March of 2011. Dan was born and raised in Berlin, WI. He started playing golf at the age of 13 and learned to play the game on his own at the local course. After high school, Dan decided to pursue golf further and enrolled in the Professional Golf Management program at Ferris State University in Big Rapids, MI. While in the program, Dan completed three internships at The Club at Cordillera in Edwards, CO, Sea Pines Resort in Hilton Head, SC, and TPC Craig Ranch in McKinney, TX. After graduating, he took an assistant golf professional position at The Golf Club at North Hampton in Fernandina Beach, FL. Dan worked there two years before taking another assistant professional position at TPC Southwind in Memphis, TN. He worked there until late December of 2014. After visiting Nashville several times, Dan felt the need to move here. He is a big music fan and loves going to concerts. In his free time, Dan enjoys playing guitar, fishing, traveling, eating, and of course playing golf. Dan is passionate about the game and wants everyone to have a enjoyable experience. Dan is available for lessons and enjoys fitting golfers for new equipment.

Larry Goostree

Role: Golf Course Superintendent
Serving Since: 1993
Phone Number: 615.646.4539
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"Goose " is a native Nashvillian.  He has devoted his entire career to the golf course maintenance profession.  Including serving his early career with the transition of moving "Old Richland County Club" a Donald Ross design from downtown  Nashville to the now Richland CC in Brentwood TN, a Jack Nicklaus design.  Goose accepted the Golf Course Superintendent position here at Temple Hills in 1993.  Roles have also included Regional Director of Agronomy in which he has helped supervise & consult many courses  in the US. Member of GSCAA, TGCSAA, & TN Turfgrass Association. We are lucky to have Goose taking care and maintaining such a pertinent part of Temple Hills.