The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge has named Alan E. Palmer its new head golf professional.
Palmer began his professional golf career as an assistant professional at Elm Ridge Country Club in Montreal and went on to work at several prestigious golf courses, including a stint in 2004 as an assistant at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass., and as golf shop merchandiser at Augusta National in 2004-2005.
He also served as associate professional at St. George’s Golf and Country Club in Toronto and golf professional at Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic. In 2008, he was appointed to his most recent position as associate professional at Beacon Hill Golf Club in Aurora, Ont.
Palmer holds a diploma in Business Administration and Professional Golf Management from Georgian College in Barrie, Ont.