Rusty came to work at Shadowridge in May of 1988, right out of the University of Denver. He studied Hotel/Restaurant Management in Denver after spending two years at Palomar Junior College. He was born and raised in Escondido, CA and now lives here in Shadowridge. His first position at Shadowridge was in the bag room before getting into the PGA Apprentice Program. As the Head Golf Professional, Rusty enjoys overseeing the day-to-day Golf Operation. Rusty loves to teach golf and see the player's eyes light up when they see improvement! He is married and has three children and a grandson. Rusty van Dam has 30 years’ experience at Shadowridge Golf Club.
Randy was born in Atlanta, Georgia and spent his early years moving around the US as the son of a United States Marine. The late 70’s brought a move to Fallbrook where he graduated high school. His career path began soon after with studies at MiraCosta College. He received a two-year degree in Golf Course and Sports Turf Management. While attending MiraCosta, he began at Lake San Marcos Country Club, working his way up the ladder, where he became the Assistant Superintendent. In 2000 he earned the title of Head Superintendent where he remained until 2008. As he continued to grow he accepted a position at El Camino Country Club where he spent the next five years as Head Superintendent. In 2013 Randy was presented the opportunity to continue his career path as Head Superintendent at Vista Valley Country Club.During his twenty plus year career, Randy has had the opportunity to plan, oversee, and complete major golf course renovations.