Meet our golf professionals.
Vice President of Golf
As Vice President of Golf, Jason Sudenga oversees all golf operations at Willow Run, Bakker
Crossing, Central Valley, Rocky Run, and Fox Run. Jason has been a Class A PGA
professional for over 20 years. He has been the Director of Golf for GreatLIFE since 2014.
He has worked at every level of golf from an exclusive private club in Southern California,
The Farms Golf Club, to one of the busiest golf courses in the midwest, Lake Shawnee Golf
Course, and the mid-priced public golf course, Bakker Crossing.
Jason has been working as a golf professional in the Sioux Falls market for the last 17
golf seasons. Before becoming the director of golf for GreatLIFE, Jason was the head golf
professional at Bakker Crossing Golf Course. Jason opened Bakker Crossing in 2002.
Opening a 18-hole championship golf course from day one has given Jason valuable
experience in all aspects of golf course operations. Creating leagues, junior golf programs
and an excellent tournament program are just a few things he has accomplished while at
Jason is an accomplished teacher and player. He was honored by the Minnesota Section of
the PGA in 2015, receiving the Player Development Award. In 2010 US Kids gave Jason
Honorable Mention as a teacher. Jason has won several tournaments as a PGA professional.
Jason has worked personally with top instructors such as Hank Haney, Stan Utley, Phil
Rogers and Mike Malaska. Jason’s students have won club championships, state opens and
qualified for USGA Championships.
Education and Certifications
Jason learned his skills from the San Diego Golf Academy with a degree in Golf Operations
Management. He was elected to membership into the PGA of American on April of 1997
and is a Titleist Staff member.
Wade Adler joined the GreatLIFE team at Fox Run Golf Course in 2022. Wade has an immense background in the food and beverage industry. Wade comes to us with a good background in the business industry. This is Wade’s second year in the GM position at Fox Run. Wade is always expanding his knowledge in the golf industry!
Assistant Golf Professional
Damion Bresee joined GreatLIFE at Fox Run three years ago! Damion is a college graduate of Mount Marty University right here in Yankton! Damion originates from Wall,SD and played collegiate golf here at Mount Marty University. Damion is currently enrolled in the PGA PGM program! He is working towards becoming a PGA Pro but he has been teaching lessons for two years now! Damion has ran the junior golf program for three years now and has worked with all age ranges of golfers! Let Damion help you with all your golf needs! Any questions about leagues, tournaments, and any other golf needs can be answered by Damion!