Janean Murphy

Director of Instruction

For more than 14 years, Janean has provided exceptional instruction and improved the game of golf for players of all experience levels and abilities. She will help you understand the game better, improve your swing and lower your score whether you are a man, a woman, a junior, an adult, a beginner, or a low handicap player.

In addition to providing golf lessons, as the Director of Instruction, Janean will develop, lead and oversee programs for players at every level to participate in. These programs will be focused on having fun, learning more about the game of golf, improving your swing, lowering your score and many other topics to help you enjoy your time at River Plantation.

Janean has been a Class A member of the LPGA since 2004. After a successful high school and college golf career, she coached The Woodlands High School Lady Highlanders Golf Team to three consecutive Texas State Championships in 2001, 2002 & 2003. Janean further developed her teaching skills at Houston Country Club, Lakeside Country Club, WindRose Golf Club, Kingwood’s Golf Advantage School, and Memorial Park Golf Club.

2019 LPGA Teacher of the Year – Central Section

2019 OP36 Top 50 Coach

2019 & 2018 US Kids Top 50 Coach

Clay Mearns

Head Golf Professional

Clay Mearns, PGA is an elected Class A Member of the PGA and has enjoyed a gratifying career in the golf industry for 25+ years. Clay is originally from Sugar Land, Texas and joins our River Plantation Golf Club family with a passion to grow the game of golf and bring value to the lifestyle of our golfers. Clay is very compassionate when coaching and teaching golfers of all skill levels. He is anticipating helping all beginners, amateurs and elite players to help bring more enjoyment to their game!

Clay was the Head Golf Professional and General Manager for over a decade with several recognizable golf clubs, including The Golf Club of Texas in San Antonio and Teravista Golf Club in Austin. Some of his other facilities that you may be familiar with are, TPC Las Vegas, PAA-KO Ridge in Albuquerque, Dye Course @ Stonebridge Ranch Country Club in Dallas, Bear Dance in Denver and Gold Canyon in Phoenix.

Clay says, “Here’s to fairways and greens, if that’s not your game, come talk to the Pro!”

Call or text Clay directly to schedule your lesson:


You can also email Clay at to schedule your lesson.



(936) 271-1083



550 Country Club Dr.
Conroe, TX 77302