Damon Jensen is the new coach of the men’s and women’s golf program for the 2016-17 season. For the past four years he was the head men’s golf coach at Olivet Nazarene University and he served as an assistant to their program for three years prior to that. In addition, Jensen has been active as a private lesson instructor to golfers of all ages for nearly three decades.
As a competitor, Jensen has won numerous tournaments and club championships. He has qualified three times for the State Amateur Championships and three times for the Illinois State Mid-Amateur Championships. He has six certified hole-in-ones. He is also a member of the United States Golf Association and the Chicago District Golf Association.
Jensen earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Governors State University in 1993 and an advanced degree in law enforcement from Northwestern University in 2005. He and his wife Kim reside in Bourbonnais and have two children, Debra and Drew.