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Kelly J. Williams, PGA

General Manager & Coach
PGA Crest

Lexington, KY
Greenbrier Golf & Country Club, Lexington, KY

About Kelly

Kelly has been at Greenbrier Country Club since 1996 and served as the Head Golf Professional from 2004-2007. In 2007 he transitioned into the role of Club Manager. His responsibilities include co-leading of the management team and oversight of all Club operations. Kelly earned his Class A membership in the PGA of America in February 2007. He played college golf for one year at Transylvania University before finishing his academic career at the University of Kentucky graduating with a degree in Communications, with a focus on Sports Organizations. Away from Greenbrier, Kelly is a proud father to his son Cameron, born in 2014 and husband to his wife Lindsay. Kelly served on the PGA National Board of Directors as the District 10 Director and on the Kentucky PGA Board of Directors as a Past President. He was also honored in 2013 as the Kentucky PGA Golf Professional of the Year, the highest honor a club professional can receive. His award was based on his contribution to his Club, the Kentucky Section, junior golf development and overall performance as a golf professional.






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At the age of 65 and in retirement, I was struggling with my swing and ready to give up the game. I sought the help of Kelly. I found his instructions just clicked with me. His patience and communication skills have helped me tremendously.

Ron Luft


Kelly delivers his lessons in an articulate and systematic manner. He helps the neophyte golfer achieve realistic, attainable goals in an encouraging and positive atmosphere, which builds confidence and enjoyment in one's game.

Margee Koffler

Kelly's Experience

Helping players achieve their goals.

Getting Started

Learn the basics

Get comfortable for business golf

Having More Fun

Have more fun on the course

Improving Your Game

Break 100

Break 90

Break 80

Improve your Short Game

Get swing diagnostic testing

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Kelly's Facilities

Greenbrier Golf & Country Club

Lexington KY


Greenbrier Golf and Country Club was founded in 1971 to uphold the traditions, serenity and excellence of exclusive private golf and country club living. Originated and developed by William Morris Hart Sr. and Watts & Call, Inc., Greenbrier provides an environment unmatched in Lexington. From its inception in 1971 Greenbrier has remained true to Mr. Hart's vision of an upscale, uncrowded, family-oriented country club. Today, Greenbrier is owned and operated by Mr. Hart's two sons - William M. Hart Jr. and Larry Hart. Greenbrier has hosted three Kentucky State Open Championships and since 1981 has been the annual site of the Children's Charity Classic, a nationally recognized celebrity-amateur golf fundraiser. Greenbrier Golf & Country Club has a 6,754-yard, par-72 course with Zoysiagrass fairways that is as beautiful as it is sophisticated. Continually setting standards of excellence and forward thinking,

*Coaching available to public

2179 Bahama Rd, Lexington, KY 40509-9543

Facility Offerings
Practice Tee

Greenbrier offers a generous Zoysiagrass practice tee, complete with regulation sized green complexes for targets.

Short Game

Greenbrier's short game facility includes a small green surrounded by bunkers and grasses cut at several different lengths to create an "on-course" practice experience.


Greenbrier offers instruction from our PGA Members using the latest Fightscope technology for swing improvement and club fitting.

Putting Green

Greenbrier has a generously sized putting greento practice putting and chipping techniques of any kind.

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