John has been a resident of South Florida since 1980 and a PGA Golf Professional since 1999. He’s professional career in the golf industry is well rounded and accomplished. While he has worked at two of the most prestigious golf clubs in town, John’s true passion lies in helping our youth develop in a positive way through the game of golf. His passion for youth development is evident in the remarkable youth program he has developed over the last decade at The First Tee of Miami. The program impacts over 2,500 kids from all walks of life annually. In addition to the youth development program, John has worked in conjuction with local Military Veterans through a PGA of America program called PGA HOPE. This program facilitates access to golf instruction, equipment and to the golf course to over 100 local military veterans in an attempt to help them cope with PTSD and any physical ailment they may have sustained. John has received numerous awards for his community efforts from the PGA of America, Special Olympics of South Florida to name a few. John’s priorities are his three sons, Jake, Drew and Alex but his passion and dedication to youth development is a close second.
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