Jeff Kruempelman, PGA
Jeff Kruempelman joins the Stephens Golf Academy staff with 37 years of experience as golf professional and instructor. Jeff is a Northern Kentucky native and a graduate of Holy Cross High School in 1973. Jeff went on to attend the University of Cincinnati on a golf scholarship and graduated in 1977 with a degree in Business Management. During Jeff’s time on the golf team he won multiple events and was voted to the First Team All-Metro Conference in 1976. As an amateur player, Jeff won multiple tournaments highlighted by his win at the Northern Kentucky Amateur in 1975. Jeff was also a 7 time club champion, 4 times at Kenton County Golf Course and 3 times at Devou Park Golf Course. Jeff also holds the course record at Boone Links and Kenton County golf course. As a professional, Jeff qualified for the PGA Professional National Championship on 4 separate occasions and won multiple Kentucky PGA section events.
Jeff’s golf career has taken him all over the United States. He is best known in this area for his work as the head PGA Professional at Boone Links and Lassing Pointe Golf Courses from 1980 until his retirement in 2008. In 2011 Jeff was elected to the Northern Kentucky Golf Hall of Fame. During that time, he was a 4 time Kentucky PGA Section Merchandiser of the year and won the Kentucky PGA Section junior golf leader award in 1995. As an instructor, Jeff specializes in his work with intermediate to advanced juniors and adults. He has seen several students go on to play at the Division 1 level of college golf. Jeff’s passion and the knowledge make him a great addition to the Stephens Golf Academy.