Pat brings 35 years of experience in the golf industry. As an apprentice in the New England PGA Section, she started her career at The Kittansett Club in Marion, Massachusetts, a “Top 100 Golf Course” as selected by Golf Digest. The next five years Pat was mentored by Head Professional James Lane at Winchester Country Club in Winchester, Massachusetts. A neck injury and surgery had her “rehabing” in graduate school at Rutgers University where she was an assistant coach to Jan Unger, 17 year Head Coach of the Scarlet Knights Women’s Golf Team. Upon Coach Unger’s retirement, Pat was appointed Head Coach. After a highly successful coaching stint, Pat returned to full time teaching at Crescent Driving Range in Union, New Jersey. Pat returned to Division I coaching as Monmouth University was looking to start a women’s golf program. Another two years coaching and Pat retired from coaching in 2000 to own and operate Total Golf School at Twinbrook Golf Center in Tinton Falls, New Jersey. In 2006 Pat joined forces with 15 year PGA Tour player Bill Britton. Together they built a highly successful golf school at Twinbrook and continued as they moved on to Trump National in Colts Neck. After taking a year off to start a family business, Pat is highly motivated to get back into teaching and developing competitive young players as well as helping all who love this game to play to the best of their ability.
Nick Graduated from the Professional Golf Management program at Penn State University in 2011. He was elected into the New Jersey section of the PGA in 2011.
Nick grew up in Orange County NY where he had a very successful Junior golf career. As part of his degree program requirements at Penn State, he completed five different internships. Among those, as a teaching assistant to Bill Britton, former 15 year Tour Player and NJPGA Teacher of the Year. It was there that Nick decided that his future in the golf business would be in teaching. Nick has a great rapport with his students, young and not so young. His relaxed manner and his teaching style make it fun to learn or improve.
Carly brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in teaching, clubfitting, Titleist Performance Institute, and playing at a very competitive level as an amateur and a playing professional. Carly attended the LPGA Qualifying School in Houston Texas. She has worked at some very prestigious country clubs as a teaching professional including Wilmington CC, Wilmington De. and Inverness Golf Club, Toledo, OH. Carly served as Head Golf Professional at Nittany Country Club in Bellefonte Pa. and Safety Harbor Country Club, Safety Harbor Fla. She was the Head Women’s Golf Coach at Princeton University. Carly credits her longtime mentor Tom Creavy with influencing her career. When asked what her teaching philosophy was, Carly replied, “wind up like a slingshot…and let it fly.” Fun….makes me want to take a lesson with her !
- June 16, 2014 Initial release