Jeremy Ice, PGA Head Golf Professional
Jeremy is a native Texan. He was born in Austin and raised in Pflugerville. He went to Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches where he played college golf. After college, he began his golf career at Walden on Lake Conroe. He became a PGA Member in 2010. After being an assistant at Walden for 5 years, he became the Head Pro at Canongate at The Woodlands(now The Golf Trails). He spent 3 years in The Woodlands and was moved to General Manager at Lake Windcrest Golf Club. His passion for golf brought him to the Northgate family in October 2015. He has been married to his wife, Tonya, since 2009 and they have 2 daughters. Gracyn was born in 2013 and Finley was born in 2017.
Shaun Donnelly, First Assistant Professional
Shaun was born in central Illinois, but he calls Rockford, Illinois my hometown. He grew up two blocks from a par 3 course and has been playing golf ever since he can remember. He played college golf at Western Illinois University, a division one program in Macomb, Illinois. A few years after leaving college he decided to pursue a career in the golf industry and moved to Scottsdale, Arizona to work at Mirabel. After three years, he moved to Park City, Utah to work at Glenwild Golf Club & Spa in the summer, while also working at The Silverleaf Club in Scottsdale during the winter months. He moved to Houston in May 2017 and is very happy to have joined the team here at Northgate Country Club. He excited to continue to learn and grow as a golf professional here at Northgate and look forward to interacting with this wonderful membership.
Becca Carey, LPGA Teaching Professional
Becca Carey is a Class A Member of the LPGA. She has been a teaching professional for the last twenty years. Her career started at Memorial Park in Houston after a major renovation of the golf course. She was then a golf and teaching professional in Palm Springs California for fifteen years teaching with some of the top teachers in the industry. She has had the opportunity to teach and learn with Ed Sehl, Sandra Palmer, Jane Blalock, Kathy Whitworth, Sandra Haynie, and Fred Shoemaker. Also while in the Palm Springs area, taught in the world renowned John Jacobs Golf School. Becca came back to Houston in 2011 to work for GolfTec and taught over four thousand lessons in two years. She was a senior instructor with Matt Swanson's School of golf at Clear Creek Golf Course. She has taken the Level One TPI workshop for fitness in the golf swing and is a certified US Kids golf coach. Becca was nominated in 2007 and 2008 as one of the top 50 US Kids instructors in the nation. She is a certified club fitter and works with Trackman as well as V1 software for lessons. One of Becca's strengths in teaching is her good communication as well as excellent people skills. She has the ability to put the students at ease so that the learning process is fun as well as beneficial.
Kathie Hottel, Proshop Manager