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Ben Biersner General Manager/Head Golf Professional My career started here at Fox Ridge. My experience has taken me to Des Moines Golf and Country Club in West Des Moines, IA, Panther Creek Country Club in Springfield, IL, Stonebridge Ranch Country Club in McKinney TX, and most recently GolfTEC in Clayton, MO. All of these places have provided me with opportunities to learn all aspects of the golf industry.

Ben Biersner

General Manager/Head Golf Professional

My career started here at Fox Ridge. My experience has taken me to Des Moines Golf and Country Club in West Des Moines, IA, Panther Creek Country Club in Springfield, IL, Stonebridge Ranch Country Club in McKinney TX, and most recently GolfTEC in Clayton, MO. All of these places have provided me with opportunities to learn all aspects of the golf industry.

Jennifer Madsen Executive Chef I was formally trained in Bettendorf, Iowa and received my Associates Degree of Culinary Arts in 2005. I have worked in the culinary field since my first job at the age of 15, and have had many amazing opportunities to grow my skill level and learn new techniques and styles. I have a professional pastry backgrounds, as well as formal training in chocolate work and candy making. I love cooking cuisine from all over the world, but love making home-cooked favorites that I grew up with the most. I look forward to creating a delicious menu, offering fantastic service, and helping to create a restaurant and event center that will make you feel excited and anxious to enjoy.

Jennifer Madsen

Executive Chef

I was formally trained in Bettendorf, Iowa and received my Associates Degree of Culinary Arts in 2005. I have worked in the culinary field since my first job at the age of 15, and have had many amazing opportunities to grow my skill level and learn new techniques and styles. I have a professional pastry backgrounds, as well as formal training in chocolate work and candy making. I love cooking cuisine from all over the world, but love making home-cooked favorites that I grew up with the most. I look forward to creating a delicious menu, offering fantastic service, and helping to create a restaurant and event center that will make you feel excited and anxious to enjoy.

Chad Jones Head Golf Course Superintendent Chad is the true backbone of Fox Ridge. He started in 2001 and been part of every course enhancement project.

Chad Jones

Head Golf Course Superintendent

Chad is the true backbone of Fox Ridge. He started in 2001 and been part of every course enhancement project.


Joe Weber Assistant General Manager/ Golf Professional   Joe was born and raised in the Cedar Valley. Joe went to NU High and graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a Marketing Management degree. Joe is now in the PGA program recently going through Level 1 and is one day aspiring to be a Head Professional in the Midwest.  

Joe Weber

Assistant General Manager/ Golf Professional  

Joe was born and raised in the Cedar Valley. Joe went to NU High and graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a Marketing Management degree.

Joe is now in the PGA program recently going through Level 1 and is one day aspiring to be a Head Professional in the Midwest.