Meet the Staff

Meet the Staff

Gary Smithson - PGA Head Golf Professional

Gary is a graduate of the Professional Golf Management program at Ferris State University and a member of the PGA of America since 1995. He has served on the Michigan Section PGA Board of Directors as Section Tournament Chairman as well as President of the Western Chapter PGA. In addition, Gary has had several playing accomplishments in the Michigan Section PGA and continues to compete each year in the Michigan Open, Michigan Senior Open, Michigan Section PGA Championship. His work experience includes Congressional Country Club, Tournament Players Club Sawgrass,Thousand Oaks Golf Club, and most recently The Mines Golf Club. Gary currently resides in Grand Rapids with his wife Amy and two children Emily and Bradley.

If you need any information regarding golf, outings, leagues, or lessons, please contact Gary Smithson at (616) 676-2000 ext. 4 or

Tim Topolinski - Golf Course Superintendent

Tim is the only Superintendent in Quail Ridge Golf Club's history. He oversaw the grown in process during the infant stages of our golf course, and has been expertly maintaining the course for 20 years.

Stacie Hackney- Food and Beverage / Banquet Manager

​Stacie is orginally from St. Louis, MI. She graduated from Calvin College in Grand Rapids. She has spent the last 3 years as the catering manager at Van Andel Arena, which also serving as the Director of Food and Beverage at Tullymore Golf Resort. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Quail Ridge Golf Club.

​If you would like information regarding weddings, banquets, parties, ect. you can reach Stacie at (989) 763-9037 or by email at