Tyler Markham is the Associate Head Golf Professional at Carthage Golf Course. Tyler grew up in Carl Junction Missouri and started his golf career at a young age. He received lessons from golf coach, Ryan Jones, and Rick Grayson, PGA, while playing competitively in High School. He was a 3-year varsity player for Carl Junction as well as a 2-time state qualifier. Shortly after high school, Tyler decided to move from a part time position in the golf industry, and accept the Assistant Golf Professional job at Carthage Golf Course in May of 2019. In early 2022, he started the PGA of America’s Professional Golf Management Program and is now the Associate Head Golf Professional. Aside from daily tasks managing play and tournament operations, Tyler provides lessons and club fittings. He believes proper instruction with key fundamentals as well as being fit correctly with clubs is the beginning to becoming a better golfer. Tyler’s experience includes working alongside Titleist, Ping, Callaway, Srixon/Cleveland technicians to further his education with product knowledge and club fitting. Tyler continually works to improve his teaching skills with PGA Professional, Mark Peterson, and continues his education in the PGA PGM Program to further his knowledge and skills to manage the golf course, tournaments, and leagues. Stop by the Pro Shop and visit with Tyler for all of your golf needs.