Devon Brouse, a 1971 Purdue graduate, returned to his alma mater in 1998 as director of golf and head coach for the both the men's and women's golf teams. After 15 years of leading both programs to national success, Brouse is now focusing on just the Purdue women's team along with overseeing operations for the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex. Click here to learn more about Coach Brouse.
Dan is the Head Golf Professional & Director of Instruction at the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex. He has been a PGA Member since 1995 and joined the BBGC staff in 2004. He and his wife Luci, a graduate of Purdue, have two children, Ally and Jackson. Dan played his collegiate golf at Taylor University, graduating in 1992. Dan has been a golf instructor since 1993, when he gave lessons as an Assistant Professional at Harrison Lake Country Club in Columbus. During his time at Harrison Lake, from 1993-96, Dan taught under PGA Master Professional Tony Clecak. It was during this time that Dan developed a strong interest in Junior Golf, which has remained a major part of his teaching programs to this day. From 1997-2003, Dan worked with over 500 students at both Walnut Creek Golf Courses and Edgewood Country Club. In 2004, Dan became the Head PGA Professional at the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex, and in 2006 added the title of Director of Instruction. Each year Dan coordinates and teaches six collegiate level golf classes per semester called, "Golf: For Business and Life". Dan has worked with over 1,400 students in this class alone. In 2005, and again in 2007, Dan attended the PGA: Teaching and Coaching Summit. One of the best parts of going to these Summit's, was realizing the importance of technology with teaching. Dan utilizes the V1 Video system for those wanting swing analysis. In addition to his teaching expertise, Dan is also proficient in club fitting, specifically brands such as Nike, Ping, and Callaway.
Tony joined the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex professional staff in 2015. Tony most recently was the Head Golf Professional at Crawfordsville Country Club in Crawfordsville, IN. He became a PGA Professional in 2012 and also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Purdue University. Tony is certified by the Titleist Performance Institute to correlate golf-specific physical fitness to the golf swing. A certification that is sought by many PGA Tour professionals to help them correct any physical limitation directly related to their swings. Tony is also a Certified FlightScope Professional. FlightScope is a top-of-the-line launch monitor system that can track the golf ball from impact to landing, as well as the clubhead and swing path during the swing. This device is utilized for private instruction, but also for the custom clubfitting process we offer at the BBGC. Contact Tony by completing the form below.
Jim is the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex Superintendent. Jim began construction on the Kampen Course with Pete Dye in 1995 and has continued to improve and maintain the facilities of the Golf Complex.
Kyle is the Associate Superintendent at the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex.