Staff Bios

Randy Towner - General Manager/Head Professional

Randy has been with Firekeeper since its inception joining Firekeeper after a twenty three year stint as Director of Golf at Alvamar in Lawrence, Kansas. Randy has been the Player of the Year, Senior Player of the Year and Merchandiser of the Year multiple times and Golf Professional of the Year in the Mid-West Professional Golfer Association. He currently serves on the Midwest Section PGA Executive Board as the Honorary President after the completion of a two year term as PGA Midwest Section President. Randy was the Spalding National Teacher of the Year and is in the Johnson County Community COllege and PGA Midwest Section Hall of Fame. He has participated in many national competitions including the 2007 Senior US Open. Randy is married to LeAnn, and they have three daughters and nine grandchildren.

 

 

 

Michael Powell - Assistant Golf Professional

Michael has been with Firekeeper since December of 2010. Prior to being at Firekeeper, Michael has worked for the City of Lawrence (KS) and spent 4 years as an Assistant Professional at Eagle Bend Golf Course.  Michael earned Bachelor Degrees in History and Political Science from Ottawa University where he also played Golf and Soccer. Michael was also named the 2020 Midwest Section PGA Assistant of the Year, he also serves on the Midwest Section Board of Directors representing the Flint Hills District. Michael has an 11 year old daughter Paisley.