River Valley has been family owned and operated since 2004.

River Valley Golf Course Staff Jan Wahlert
Jan Wahlert
After growing up in Des Moines, Jan went to Colorado for college. After which she returned to use her nursing skills to help with the Red Cross. Now Jan enjoys trying to keep up with the grandkids and taking care of her family.

River Valley Golf Course Staff Lee Wahlert
Lee Wahlert
Rough Mower
After 20 years of service in the Army, Lee became a teacher of ROTC at Hoover High School. He retired after a 16 years teaching in Des Moines, where he then decided to fill his time mowing at River Valley.

River Valley Golf Course Staff Matt Wahlert
Matt Wahlert
Matt started off in Landscape Design at Iowa State University before he became the Superintendent here at River Valley. He enjoys working outdoors and is kept very busy maintaining this beautiful course.

River Valley Golf Course Staff Curt Wahlert
Curt Wahlert
General Manager
After being raised in Adel, Curt went to the University of Northern Iowa where he graduated with a business degree. He has since moved back to Adel and loves the challenges brought on by the golf course.

River Valley Golf Course Staff Roxanne Dardano
Roxanne Dardano
HR/Event Manager
After receiving an Animal Science degree from Iowa State University, Roxanne managed the farm at the University of Massachusetts. She now enjoys working with our great patrons at River Valley.