Tom Hartley

Biography

If you don’t know the name Tom Hartley, you should.

Hartley made huge impacts on the Las Vegas golf scene over his years.

He was a founding member of the UNLV Golf Foundation and was instrumental in bringing legendary coach Dwaine Knight into the Rebels’ fold.

He also was a major contributor to the Las Vegas Founders Club and served as chairperson of the LPGA Tour, PGA Tour and PGA Tour Champions tournaments in Las Vegas.

He teamed up with Jim Colbert to help create the original Sunrise Country Club.

List of Achievements

  • Helped land Dwaine Knight as the UNLV men’s golf coach in 1986.
  • Founding member of the UNLV Golf Foundation.
  • Contributor to the Las Vegas Founders Club and served as chairperson when PGA Tour, LPGA Tour and PGA Tour Champions events were in Las Vegas.
  • Helped create the original Sunrise Country Club along with Jim Colbert, another Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame member.