Bob Coffin


Bob Coffin’s golf career started when he was 13 in 1956 under the watchful eyes of John Difloure and Jerry Belt in the Las Vegas Sun Junior Program.

He went on to letter for four years at UNLV and was also the captain.

He won the Nevada State Amateur in 1970.

List of Achievements

  • Coffin graduated from high school in 1961 and enlisted in the U.S. Army Reserves.
  • He was elected to the Nevada Assembly in 1982.
  • Coffin served in the Nevada State Senate from 1986-2010.
  • Some of his top lobbying came as he strived to assist major golf legislation for Nevada.