Meet the Pros

Colin Radchenko PGA
Executive Vice President
Class "A" PGA Golf Professional 
Phone: 619-441-6916
EMail: cradchenko@steelecanyon.com  

Colin has been at Steele Canyon Golf Club since April of 2001 when he started as an assistant professional and a PGA apprentice. In a short period of time he was promoted to Director of Golf Operations and ultimately the position of Head Golf Professional in 2004. He obtained PGA Class A status in October of 2005 and in completing the PGM program, earned an Acushnet PGA Apprentice Scholarship Award based on high test marks achieved on all of the Level 3 exams. In addition to his teaching duties at Steele canyon, he is currently a designated instructor for the San Diego Chapter of the EWGA.

As Steele Canyon’s Executive Vice President, Colin not only teaches the game, but he is also in command of the golf operations staff, the pro shop merchandise, all instructional programs and the member tournament schedule. Colin’s extensive background in education in both teaching and administration allowed him to make the career change to golf professional very smoothly. He is a graduate of the University of Saskatchewan and San Diego State University. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education and a Bachelor of Arts degree in English, as well as a Masters degree in Educational Administration. He taught high school Physical Education and English for 13 years and also coached football, basketball, volleyball, and track. Before switching careers to golf, Colin also held a position as a high school Vice-Principal for two years.

A native Canadian, Colin is from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. He and his wife Lana moved permanently to San Diego in 1998 in order to enjoy the perfect year around golf weather. Lana is an accomplished golfer as well, and they enjoy playing at Steele Canyon so much that they joined the club as Founding Members.


Alan Scheer, PGA
Director of Golf                          
Class "A" PGA Golf Professional
2018 San Diego PGA Player of the Year
2017 Southern CA PGA Section Merchandiser of the Year - Public Facilities
Certified Taylormade Club Fitter 
Phone: 619-441-6908
EMail: ascheer@steelecanyon.com

Alan has been employed at Steele Canyon since January of 1998. He began working in outside guest services then moved into the golf shop in 2001 and handled member events, group outings and corporate tournaments before becoming Head Golf Professional in 2013. As the Head Golf Professional for Steele Canyon Alan coordinates charity and group outings, aids in golf shop merchandising, and provides lessons for golfers looking to improve their game.  He is deeply rooted in the San Diego area graduating from Monte Vista High School and then UC San Diego with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Computer Graphics. During his education Alan also played golf at the collegiate level and maintained a 73.5 stroke average.  He is a 2-time U.S. Amateur participant at Oakmont CC in 2003 and Merion CC in 2005, before turning Professional in 2006 and playing on the A.G. Spanos Tour for 1 year.  After experiencing the mini-tour lifestyle and PGA Tour Qualifying School he then committed himself full time to teaching and working at Steele Canyon.

His participation in several USGA, SCGA, PGA, collegiate, and amateur events provide him with a strong foundation of tournament experience that he incorporates in his teachings.  Some notable accomplishments for Alan as a PGA Professional include:
2019 San Diego Chapter Championship Runner-Up with 2 round total 69-66
2018 San Diego Chapter Player of the Year
2017 San Diego Chapter Match Play Champion
2017 Southern California Section Championship Runner-Up with scores of 72-71-68
2015 TaylorMade Pro-Am Champion with a score of 67
2015 Woods Valley Pro-Am Champion with a score of 69
2014 PGA Tour Humana Challenge (formerly the Bob Hope Classic) and  recorded rounds of 79-73-70
2014 San Diego Chapter Stroke Play Championship Runner Up
2013 Southern California PGA Section Champion, 3 round total of 13 under par, 70-68-65
2013 San Diego Chapter Match Play Runner Up


Alan is a TaylorMade Certified Clubfitter who continues to enjoy the game on the course as well as helping golfers on the range improve their game.
 

Paul Spangler
Golf Shop Supervisor & Tournament Director                   
Phone: 619-441-6900
EMail: pspangler@steelecanyon.com