Gary has been a resident of Westfield since 1986. He competed for several years on the PGA Tour, both in The United States and Europe. Gary is a nine time winner of various New Jersey State Championships. Most recently he won the 2004 New Jersey State Golf Association Senior Championship and the New Jersey PGA Match Play Championship. He also was the runner up in the National Club Professional Championship. Gary competed in three National PGA Championships and two USGA National Championships . He also earned the New Jersey PGA Player of the Year award, and was nominated for the New Jersey PGA Teacher of the Year award.
Gary is a Quarter Century PGA Member and served on the PGA Board of Directors for two terms. He was Head Golf Professional at Colonia Country Club for 15 years.
Gary graduated from Illinois State University. While there, he was a collegiate All American and was inducted into the University’s Hall of Fame.
Gary has over 25 years of instruction experience. He communicates the basics of golf to players of all abilities. His personal teaching strategy emphasizes fundamentals of proper grip, athletic posture, dynamic balance, pre-shot routine, and tempo. Gary’s specialties include gaining distance, consistency, short game, course management, relaxation techniques, and goal setting. Drills and Homework are assigned to guarantee success.
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