The Victory Junior Tour
The mission of the tour is to establish ourselves as the elite national junior golf tour and being a strong partner in the fight against pediatric illnesses.
Victory Junior Tour Goals
Establish the elite junior tour for the best of the best; Junior Players, Sponsors, PGA Tour Member Appearances, PGA Club Professionals, Coaches, and outside Professional and Business Leaders to take part in this venture.
We will provide top course venues throughout the US for the juniors to showcase their skills.
Our tour will offer more than just tournaments- we will offer events by providing guest speakers from the PGA Tour, CEO’s of Corporations and Foundations to positively influence the children.
The Victory Junior Tour will be an ambassador against diseases that affect children by raising funds for research & development, treatment and ultimately cures.
Raise more than $250 million dollars over the next 20 years through the fundraising efforts of the Victory Junior Tour.
"Our mission is to positively influence junior golfers through mentorship and to be a strong partner in the fight against pediatric diseases."
WHY TO PLAY THE VICTORY TOUR
Better Venues, Member Incentives, PGA Tour Pro-Am, Our Cause, PGA Clinics
Jeff Amershadian brings 10 years of PGA Experience as both a Playing Pro and Class A PGA of America Club Professional. Jeff competed in multiple PGA Tour Events and won on various mini- tours. For the last 10 years his primary role as an investment banker was raising capital for various companies which totaled over $150 million dollars of equity.
As Executive Director of this tour his responsibilities will include overseeing all facets of the tour including, but not limited to all aspects of fundraising efforts, sourcing superior course venues, attracting guest speakers, overseeing each tour event and hiring of the staff. Jeff graduated with a BA in Business from the University of Alabama and played alongside PGA Tour winners Jason Bohn and Dicky Pride.
Tom Giller brings 20 years of experience serving in a variety of positions with both the PGA and USGA running and supporting junior and amateur golf tournaments. Tom has been responsible for raising millions of dollars over the past decade for a variety of charitable projects. Tom’s responsibilities will include sourcing course venues, fundraising efforts and serving multiple roles in each tour event.
Board of Directors
Dr Michael Lupi has over 20 years of experience practicing Medicine in the state of Georgia, his practice is focused on Musculoskeletal injuries and Spine aliments. He is Board Certified in both Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine. Dr Lupi attended Des Moines University Medical School and Completed his Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Emory University in Atlanta Georgia.
Court co-founded Atlanta Property Group in 2003, the company has grown its portfolio to more than 3 million square feet, making it a top 5 owner of office properties – and the largest private, local owner – in the Atlanta market. Court earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Georgetown University and is a graduate of the Westminster Schools in Atlanta.
David has served the game of golf since graduation from the University of Arizona where he played on the Wildcat golf team. He first started his apprenticeship as a golf professional for the legendary Eddie Merrins at Bel-Air Country in Los Angeles. He then moved on to work at two nationally recognizable facilities- Pinehurst Golf Club and Murifield Village. David is a highly respected Director of Golf at Kingsley Club outside of Traverse City, Michigan.
Terry works for global real estate leader JLL where he focuses on office tenant representation and corporate strategy. He specializes in financial analysis, deal structuring, portfolio management, development pro forma, and implementation of new technologies Mr. McGuirk is a graduate of Princeton University where he received a B.A. in Economics with a Certificate in Finance and the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia where he received his M.B.A.
Patrick is the former President & CEO, Seismic LLC which provided cyber solutions to the Department of Defense and the intelligence community in the United States. The company was acquired by Applied Signals Technology in 2010. Prior to forming this company, Patrick was in senior leadership roles at Lockheed Martin and Booz Allen Hamilton. Patrick attended John Hopkins University and received an MBA from the University of Maryland. He devotes most of his time to various business endeavors and to the charitable organization he formed called Enduring Hearts which provides funding to increase the longevity of pediatric heart transplants.
Neil is a Certified Financial Planner who joined Stephens in 2012 and currently serves as Senior Vice President in the Private Client Group. In 2003, Mr. Moore was a Financial Advisor at Mass Mutual. Prior to joining Stephens, he served nine years as Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch. Mr. Moore holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from West Georgia College and earned the designation of Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) in 2007. He also is a graduate of Stephens University at Wake Forest.
Shawn is a PGA Member with more than thirty years of experience in the private country club industry. He is the General Manager & Director of Golf at Berkeley Hills Country Club in Duluth where he has been employed and involved with running the non-profit golf club for the past 16 years. He has mentored more than thirty junior golfers to play collegiate golf. He has been awarded the 2004 Ping Regional Club Fitter of the Year and the 2007 Georgia PGA North Chapter Professional of the Year. Shaun attended the University of Florida prior to becoming a PGA Class A member.