Sun Valley Resort Appoints Tyler Jones Director of Golf

Sun Valley Resort is pleased to announce the return of Tyler Jones who will assume the title of Director of Golf Operations.

Tyler comes to Sun Valley with more than 15 years of experience managing successful golf operations in California and Washington, most recently as General Manager at the Olympia Country & Golf Club in Olympia, WA.

He also has served as General Manager for the prestigious Palouse Ridge Golf Club in Pullman, WA.

Tyler was interim Chief Executive Officer for the Northern California Golf Association, the largest regional golf association in the U.S. He took this post while serving as general manager for Poppy Hills Golf Course in Pebble Beach, CA.

From 1994 to 1996 he worked here at Sun Valley Resort as First Assistant Professional.

Tyler will assume responsibility for full operation of Sun Valley’s 45 holes of golf, the 18-hole Trail Creek Golf Course, the 9-hole White Clouds Golf Course and the 18-hole Elkhorn Golf Club.

“Sun Valley has been a very special place for my family for over 50 years and we are thrilled to be joining the Sun Valley team. I am very much looking forward to the opportunity of carrying on the tradition of offering the highest levels of hospitality and world class amenities that Sun Valley Resort is known for,” Tyler said.

He will be joined by his family, wife Callie, and two children, Lexy, 16, and Chase, 12.