Laura Jansone is part of the outside services team at the golf course. Laura grew up in Latvia and moved to the United States to play golf for East Tennessee State University. She now resides in Miramar Beach and is a professional golfer. Laura played on the Symetra Tour in 2011, 2012 and 2015 as well as the Ladies European Tour from 2013-2017. Laura’s energy and efforts will certainly enhance your experience at the golf course and we will proudly cheer her on while she plays on the National Women’s Golf Association Tour, the Women’s All Pro Tour and the Symetra Tour this year. We’re so happy to have her on our team!
Tell us a little about your family. My husband, Dan, is a firefighter/EMT. The rest of my family lives in Latvia. I have two brothers – one of which is the world’s best professional aggressive rollerblader!
Did you attend school? If so, what did you study? I attended East Tennessee State University and have a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design.
What’s your favorite part of your job? Meeting new people
What is your favorite pastime? Paddle boarding, fitness, Netflix, baking and beach activities
Favorite sport or team? My favorite sport is golf. Lindsey Vonn is my favorite athlete.
Favorite movie? Crazy Rich Asians
Favorite food? Dark chocolate and sweet potatoes
Any hidden talents? I like to paint.
If we cranked your car right now, what music would play? Queen or something pop-sy
Where is the best place you’ve traveled to and why? Australia. I loved everything about it – the beaches, healthy & delicious foods, friendly people and warm weather!
Favorite place in the world? Wherever my family and friends are
Who inspires you and why? Pro athletes – they work so hard to reach their potential in their sports
If you won the lottery, what’s the first thing you’d do? Celebrate! Then I’d research where I can invest.