Meet Our Staff

Brion Lubach

Head Golf Professional
Brion has been the Head Golf Professional at Useless Bay since 2008. He moved to Whidbey Island with his parents in 1974 and grew up at Useless Bay as a member. He played golf while in college at Columbia Basin College and Oregon State University before turning professional in 1989.

Andrew Ellis

1st Assistant Golf Professional
Andrew was born and raised in Western Washington and is a new Langley resident. Andrew is a level 2 PGA Apprentice and a Certified Level 1 TrackMan Instructor. His hobbies include exercising, fantasy football, and anything golf related.

Joe Thompson

Assistant Golf Professional
Joe Was Born and raised in Beaverton, OR. Joe Played College Golf at Warner Pacific College for 4 years and was an Assistant Coach at Southern Arkansas University for 1 year. Joe spent 2 years as an Assistant Professional at Whidbey Golf Club before moving down to Useless Bay in November of 2017. He is a Level 1 PGA Apprentice and a Certified Level 1 Trackman instructor. Joe is also on Staff with PING and is a certified PING Club Fitter.

Shane Thompson

Pro Shop Assistant
Shane was born and raised on Whidbey Island and currently lives in Clinton. He played on California Lutheran University's golf team and earned a degree in Music Production.

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