Meet the Staff

Laura Hagemeister

Laura Hagemeister

General Manager

Laura worked at Wildflower Golf Course during summers 2009 & 2010.  She joined the front desk staff at Fair Hills Resort for summer 2012 as the conference intern. She was soon promoted to the Conference and Event Director at Fair Hills Resort. Laura added the role of General Manager of Wildflower Golf Course in January 2014.

Laura graduated from NDSU in 2013 with a Hospitality and Tourism Management Degree and a Business Administration minor. Originally from St. Thomas, North Dakota, Laura grew up spending her summers on Lake Melissa and knows the Detroit Lakes area well.  Laura married fellow NDSU Bison, Randy Hagemeister, April 2016.  They reside in Fargo when they aren’t traveling the country, a favorite pastime for the couple!

Tim Halvorson

Tim Halvorson

Superintendent

Tim joined the Wildflower staff in the spring of 2016 as an Assistant Superintendent before being promoted to Head Superintendent in May 2016. He brings a wealth of knowledge that he received while working under Scott Hoffmann, Director of Grounds and Golf Course Superintendent, at Madden’s Resort in Brainerd, MN. Tim spent the previous 2 seasons working under Scott, first as an Intern in 2014 and then was hired back as one of the Assistants of The Classic at Madden’s for the 2015 season.

Tim first graduated from The University of Minnesota Duluth with a Bachelor’s of Accounting in 2012 where he spent his summer working at Lester Park Golf Course. There he found his true calling and decided to pursue it at The University of Minnesota Crookston, where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Turfgrass Management in 2015. Tim is originally from San Antonio, TX; but grew up in Brainerd, MN. He is no stranger to Fair Hills and Wildflower, his family has vacationed at Five Lakes on several occasions and played at Wildflower a handful of times before joining our team.  In his free time Tim enjoys hunting, fishing, and traveling the world; but during the summer months, you’ll most likely find him out on the golf course, getting to know our members and guests.

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Reed Bohm

Reed Bohm

Assistant Superintendent

Reed Bohm joined the Wildflower staff in February 2017 as Assistant Superintendent. Prior to Wildflower, Reed worked at the Thief River Golf Club for five years, one of which being the Assistant Superintendent. Reed also interned at Wannamoisett Country Club in Providence, Rhode Island.

Reed graduated in December 2016 from The University of Minnesota Crookston with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Turfgrass Management. While studying all things turf, Reed also competed in collegiate golf. Go Golden Eagles! In his free time Reed enjoys competing in Crossfit, as well as coaching Crossfit, spending time outdoors, especially at the lake, and of course, golf!

Ty Villers

Ty Villers

Golf Management Intern

Ty Villers joined the Wildflower staff in April 2018 as a Golf Management Intern. Ty is assisting with tournaments and leagues, coaching Kids Camps and Ladies Sips & Tips, as well as managing in the pro-shop. Ty is from Corvallis, OR, and attends Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, AZ where he is pursuing a degree in Business Management.  When he’s not studying, Ty works at the Arizona Biltmore Golf Club in Phoenix, AZ, and is also working towards obtaining his PGA card.

In his free time, Ty enjoys golfing, playing basketball and cheering on a “real football team”, the Denver Broncos. Ty is excited to be in Minnesota and believes Wildflower is truly “the best kept secret in all of Minnesota”.

 

Kyle Small

Kyle Small

Golf Management Intern

Kyle Small joined the Wildflower staff in May 2018 as a Golf Management Intern. Kyle is assisting with tournaments and leagues, coaching Kids Camps and Ladies Sips & Tips, as well as managing in the pro-shop. Kyle is from San Diego, CA, and attends Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, AZ where he is pursuing a degree in Business Management with a minor in Marketing. When he’s not studying, Kyle works at the Grand Canyon University Golf Course and volunteers at local PGA tour events.

In his free time, Kyle enjoys playing basketball and golf and cheering on the Boston Celtics. He recently picked up fishing after catching his first fish right here in Detroit Lakes, MN!