Kent Tarkleson is a PGA Professional Specialty Certified in Instruction, General Management and Golf Operations. He is the 2011 Northeastern New York PGA Teacher of Year, a Level 2 Certified K-Vest Instructor, a Titleist Performance Institute Certified Golf Fitness Instructor, a Certified Master Club Fitter, and a PCS Certified Class “A” Clubmaker. After 14 years as Head Professional at the Saratoga Golf and Polo Club in Saratoga Springs, NY, Kent's focus turned to instruction. He founded Peak Performance Golf in 2006 and in 2009 opened Tark's Indoor Golf Club. He is a Past President of the NENYPGA and in 2000 was honored as their Golf Professional of the Year.