Golf Staff

excellent service for our golf members.

AJ Partenio, PGA
Head Golf Professional

AJ is originally from Wixom and attended Walled Lake Western High School and joined Walnut Creek in 2011. He graduated from Ferris State University with a degree in Professional Golf Management in 2009. AJ brings a unique knowledge of golf equipment to the staff at Walnut Creek, as well as an excellent understanding of the golf swing.


Nick Leach
Golf Professional Apprentice
Nick is originally from Detroit and attended Redford Union High School. Nick graduated from Henry Ford College with an Associate’s Degree in automotive and is now working on his Bachelor’s Degree at Wayne State in finance.  He joined the Walnut Creek team in 2017 and managed the Cart Barn and caddie program after spending the past nine years working at Plum Hollow Country Club. He brings a positive attitude everywhere he goes and hopes to make everyone’s experience at Walnut Creek a memorable one!


Angelina Glenn

Golf Shop Manager

Angelina joined AJ’s Golf Shop in 2017 and is originally from the Plymouth area. She attended Central Michigan University for her undergraduate degree in Sports Marketing and Wayne State University for her Master’s Degree in Sports Management. Angelina brings years of retail experience to the team and has a great fashion sense.

Travis Tubbs
Golf Services Manager

Travis grew up in South Lyon. Travis started working at Walnut Creek as a caddie and since then he worked in the locker room, golf shop and the cart barn. In 2018, Travis was promoted to Golf Services Manager while also given the role of Caddie Master.

Brad Cole

Golf Course Starter

Brad has been the Walnut Creek starter since 2008. He is originally from Northville and attended Northville High School. He was an employee at Northville Downs for forty-four years where he trained harness horses. He retired from 7-UP in 2008 to become Walnut Creek’s starter. Brad always does his best to find a place on the golf course for you!