Meet our Golf Staff

Mission Statement

The golf facilities at Sun City Grand are a major asset and attraction for golfing and non-golfing residents. They will be maintained and operated by a qualified staff to meet or exceed standards that insure a positive impact on the community and neighboring areas.

Professional Staff

The Sun City Grand Professional staff consists of Class A PGA members and PGA apprentices enrolled in the PGA program. Sun City Grand also employs Class A GCSAA and GCSAA SM members.

Jeffrey Hochman Director of Golf

Jeffrey Hochman, PGA, GCSAA

Director of Golf Operations

Jeff began his golf career in Palm Desert, California at Sun City Palm Desert in November 1992, where he also served as a Board Member to the PGA Inland Desert Chapter. He joined Sun City Grand in October of 2004, to be the Director of Golf Operations. Jeff has more than 20 years of experience in the golf industry. Jeff became a Class A Member of the Professional Golfers Association of America in 1999 and became a Superintendent Member of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America in 2008. Currently, Jeff obtained his Class A status with the GCSAA in October of 2014. It is extremely rare to be a member of both associations, and this is a great accomplishment and a great asset to the Sun City Grand community and staff.

The Director of Golf Operations is responsible for everything that is related to golf. Jeff manages golf course conditions and works directly with all course superintendents. He also oversees setting golf rates, tee time management and providing a high level of customer service throughout the community. Golf operations throughout the community have seen many positive changes over the past 10+ years and are continuing to improve every year.

This position is also responsible for maintenance of the Lawn Bowling Green, Snack Bars and The Grand Cafe.

Kevin Reagan Senior Head Golf Professional

Kevin Reagan, PGA

Senior Head Golf Professional

Cassidy Stevanov Head Golf Professional

Cassidy Stevanov, PGA

Head Golf Professional at Desert Springs

Kirk Hanaway, PGA

Head Golf Professional at Cimarron

Kirk’s career in Golf spans 3 decades and includes stints at several high-level private clubs and resorts. Pawleys Plantation Golf and CC in South Carolina, Bald Head Island Club, NC, and the Hawthorns Golf and CC in Fishers, IN are notable. He was a Senior Instructor with the highly recognized Phil Ritson-Mel Sole Golf Academy in their Myrtle Beach, SC location. He also spent time teaching on Long Island, NY while living in Queens, NYC.  There was a brief stint in the Hong Kong/Shenzhen metro area of South China that was full of enlightenment. He takes great pride in offering outstanding service in the Golf Shop and his ability to quickly diagnose swing or short game flaws to get students playing better and fully enjoying this great game!

Stop by Cimarron for a short chat and share a golf story or two!


David Bergstrom, GCSAA

Superintendent (Granite Falls North/South)


Jeff Pritchard



Jeff Pritchard, CGCSAA

Superintendent (Cimarron/Desert Springs)

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