Meet Our Staff

Brent Lingel

Director of Golf, PGA

Brent Is the owner of Generation Golf, LLC and serves as the General Manager and Director at Rolling Hills Golf Club and Dorado Golf and Country Club.

Brent has been a PGA member since 2008 and Is a Certified PGA Professional in Golf Operations and currently working to his Master Professional status.

Brent has served on over 30 committees in both the Southwest Section PGA and Northern Texas PGA. In both sections he served in the Chapter Executive Governance and is the current President of the Southern Chapter PGA.

Brent was the recipient of the 2022 Golf Professional of the Year for the SWSPGA in addition to being a 5-time Section Award winner in NTPGA and SWSPGA and a 10 time Chapter Award winner.

Brent and his team are the proud host and participants of the Annual Birdies for Good event raising over $250,000 for the SWSPGA Foundation.

An avid tournament player and member of the SWSPGA Goldwater Cup Team, SWSPGA Gibson Cup Cup, and NTPGA Joe Black Cup Team.

Chuck Stopani

Chuck Stopani

Head Professional

Chuck has been our Head Professional at Dorado Golf and Country Club since Generation Golf LLC and took over the property in 2021.

Chuck came to us from Rolling Hill's. He was the Assistant Golf Professional there and started his journey in the PGA under Brent Lingel

Chuck, a long time Tucson resident originally from Western New York, was a local business owner and Community advocate here in Tucson. He served on many boards throughout the city, including the Pima County Board of Health for 10 years. He has coached high school football, soccer, softball, and golf along with a short stint as the men's and women's golf coach at Pima College.

Luke Houchin

Assistant Golf Professional

Luke Houchin is a dedicated golf professional with a rich background in the sport. Joining the team from 49er Country Club in 2022, he brought with him a fresh perspective following the acquisition of Dorado Golf and Country Club by Generation Golf LLC. As an Associate of the PGA, Luke is diligently working towards attaining full membership. A 2019 graduate of Sabino High School, he holds his Sabercat heritage in high esteem. A lifelong resident of East Tucson, Luke's local roots run deep, reflecting his commitment to the community and the sport.

Tony Noonan

Superintendent of Dorado CC

Tony has been working in agronomy and maintenance in Tucson since 2008.

Tony graduated from Sahuaro High School and attended Northern Arizona University for his bachelor’s degree.

Tony is currently one of the youngest Superintendents in Tucson.

Tony and the Dorado maintenance crew have over 80 years of combined agronomy and maintenance experience.

Greg Noonan

Dorado Grounds Crew

Jeff Noonan

Dorado Grounds Crew