Jay Monahan

Jay Monahan is a golf commissioner. Monahan has worked tirelessly to enhance the Tour's professional golfer experience, taking new initiatives such as introducing team events, creating new tournament formats and implementing cutting-edge technology to engage fans globally. In his position as commissioner of the PGA Tour, Monahan has also faced significant challenges, such as managing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on golf events around the world.

He implemented rigorous safety protocols to protect golfers and staff while ensuring play could continue. Monahan took over as commissioner of the PGA Tour in January 2017, after spending more than a decade with the organization. During his tenure as commissioner, Monahan sought to bring innovation to the world of professional golf, trying to attract a younger audience and make the game even more appealing to fans.