Timberwolf Golf Academy | Golf Lessons Sudbury | 705.691.6019

Our Staff

Tom Clark

Director of Instruction

Our certified PGA of Canada professionals are always ready to help out new golfers trying to get in to the game, experienced golfers who just haven’t found that right swing or even scratch golfers who need to fine tune their swing for that big tournament that is approaching. Give Tom a call today at 705.691.6019 for winter lessons or during the summer at the Timberwolf Practice Academy 705.524.9653 ext. 6

A certified PGA of Canada member since 1987, Tom has been at the forefront of golf instruction in Northern Ontario ever since. Always up to date on the latest teaching techniques and equipment, Tom’s calm and cool approach is well received by all his pupils. Once the Head Professional at Cedar Green Golf Club from 1991 to 1998, Tom’s passion came from teaching others and when Timberwolf opened he chose to concentrate his efforts on full-time teaching.

Credentials include:

  • 1997 National Junior Leader of the Year
  • 1998 NOPGA Club Pro of the Year
  • 3 time NOPGA Teacher of the Year including 2012
  • Titleist & Ping Certified Club Fitter
  • Trackman Level II Certified

Casey MacNeil

PGA of CANADA teaching professional
Staff member since 2014
Bachelor of Arts degree

Credentials include:

  • 2010 & 2011 Team Ontario Golf Member
  • 2010 Ontario Summer Games Bronze Medallist
  • 2012-2016 NCAA Division 1 Golfer at Charleston Southern/Chicago State University
  • 2012 Big South All-Conference Freshmen Team
  • 2013 University of Wisconsin Green Bay Invitational Champion
  • September 2013 Western Athletic Conference Golfer of the Month
  • 2019 Symetra Tour Member

Jari Sundholm

PGA of CANADA teaching professional
MBA, Hon BSc. Sport Physiology,
Professor of International Business

Coaching Experience:

  • 20 years of coaching experience with a variety of sports
  • Qualified coach NCCP level 2-3 in variety of sports
  • 5 years Coach: National Championship Elite 16-17 Finnish Hockey

10 years golf coaching

  • Coach of 1999-2000 ACAC women’s championship golf team
  • 5 years coaching junior golf in Europe.


  • Sport Physiology University of Western Ontario
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Teaching certification
  • Member of Canadian PGA.

“If you are not having fun, you are not learning!”

Stephen Gonko

PGA of CANADA teaching professional
Staff member since 2010

  • Winner of junior golf events
  • Laurentian Voyageurs Golf team
  • Professional golfer for 10 years
  • Qualified for PGA tour Canada tournaments
  • Winner of professional tournaments
  • Experience as a professional caddy