Before accepting the position at Firestone Country Club, Dale was the Director of Golf at Trophy Club Country Club in Trophy Club, Texas. A Member of the PGA of America, he has over 25 years of experience in the golf industry, with 17 years at Invited. He was the Head Golf Professional at LaCosta Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, CA, and worked at Grayhawk Golf Club and Troon North Golf Club in Arizona. Dale is a graduate of Indiana University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and Management. Dale and his wife, Krista, have two children, Ryan and Katelyn. In his free time, Dale enjoys playing and watching sports with his kids.