Kurt was born in Chico, CA and attended the University of Nevada. He turned pro in 2015.

Kurt has had a lot of recent success on the PGA TOUR. In 2022 he played in 24 events, made 12 cuts, had 2 runner up finishes and 6 Top 25 finishes. His early success has jumped him to a Top 50 Golfer in the world according to the OWGR. Kurt resides in Henderson NV.