Jeff was elected to the Hall of Fame as a Player in 2012.
Jeff was the State Medalist in 1976 & 1977 when he played at Oskaloosa High School. Jeff twice qualified for the US Junior making it to the quarterfinals in 1975.
After high school, Jeff played college golf at Memphis State University. In 1977, his freshman year @ Memphis State, Jeff qualified for the NCAA tournament.
As an amateur, Jeff won three IGA major events: 1975 Ft. Dodge Am (as a 16 yr. old), 1978 Waterloo Open, & 1979 Iowa Masters.
Jeff earned his PGA Professional Status in 1982. He currently is the Director of Golf for Harvest Point & Edmundson Golf Courses.