Jim Hart


Jim Hart has dedicated much of his golf life to making sure Las Vegas kids have the opportunity to learn the sport of golf.

Hart passes along golf and life lessons and has worked with Valley View Golf Club juniors, the Southern Nevada Inner-City Youth Golf Association, the SNJGA, The First Tee and his own Hart Academy of Golf.

There’s more as Hart has also served as the long-time standard bearer chairman for the PGA Tour’s Shriners Children’s Open.

Hart said the honor of joining the Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame was unexpected: ‘It’s nice to be honored by those in golf but that was never the hope.’

List of Achievements

  • Jim Hart has worked with hundreds and hundreds of junior golfers from all over Las Vegas.
  • His students have gone on to play college golf, become LPGA and PGA teaching professionals and become success stories in a variety of other professions.
  • Hart has also been the standard bearer chairman for the PGA’s Tour stop in Las Vegas.