My career has been extremely rewarding to date and I enjoy each day at the club. A few of my key career highlights include:
— PGA Certified in Golf Operations, this education elevates me to the top 3% of PGA
professionals who have completed training.
— Forward-thinking golf instruction that has netted positive results for students, highlighted
by several students winning tournaments while under my guidance.
— A growth mindset that has led me to improve my coaching skill every year.
2013 - TPI Certified Level 2 Golf Coach
2014 - US Kids Top 50 Teacher award
2015 - Certified Golf Coaches Seminars - Junior Program & Mastering the Mental Game
2018 - Completed Level 2 Certification with Mike Adams BioSwing Dynamics group.
— A wide network of strong relationships with other outstanding Golf Professionals in the
Met Section and beyond. This will yield positive results in both staffing and interclub
opportunities for the membership.
— A long history of enthusiastic Junior Golf Coaching, this includes the revitalization of the junior
program here. I have expanded the instructional opportunities, helped foster strong participation
in the PGA Junior League and local interclub tournaments, as well as coaching Mark Gertsen to a
national AJGA ranking and being actively looked at by Ivy League golf programs
— Skilled in mentoring staff members, providing the support and leadership that was
instrumental in propelling our 2nd Assistants onto successful careers.
— Strong abilities related to business management of the Golf Shop, including buying,
budgeting, inventory tracking, scheduling and staffing.
— Added experience in running a club’s entire golf operations as the interim Managing
Professional while at Silver Spring Country Club resulting in continuity and member
satisfaction through the painful death of their long time Head Golf Professional.