Rion D. Summers, PGA

Rion D. Summers, PGA Professional
Director of Golf Operations
Main Address:
Meadowcreek Golf Course
1400 Pen Park Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22901-3114

(434) 977-0615
1400 Pen Park Rd
Charlottesville VA 22901-3114
(434) 977-0615

Before becoming a PGA Class A Member in year 2000, Rion honorably served his country  from 1983 -1993 in the United States Navy as a Naval Aircrewman and Rescue Swimmer Instructor. With two Western Pacific deployments to his credit, Rion amassed over 1,200 flight hours and was recognized by the secretary of the Navy for his leadership during Operation Desert Storm by earning  two commendation letters and received the Navy Acheivement Medal. 

After 10 years of active duty, Rion decided to honor his dream and was honorably discharged from the US Navy and began his quest to become a PGA Member.  Over the span of the following six years, Rion worked at  several golf facilities from coast to coast as a PGA apprentice before being Elected to PGA Membership in November of  2000.

Nineteen years in the Golf Industry, Rion has worked in several capacities in the golf business and has developed a very strong resume that includes Golf Course Management experience since 1999 with emphasis in heavy resort business in Myrtle Beach, SC. Currently the Director of Golf Operations (18 holes at Meadowcreek and 9 holes at McIntire golf courses) for the City of Charlottesville, Virginia. 

Promoting and growing the game of golf are core principles that is rooted deep into Rions approach to golf instruction and player development programs.  Rion feels that every golfer is unique and believes that with the proper technique and dedication to improving, they will be well on their way to enjoying a game of a lifetime. Give him a call and get started today!


Services Offered:

  • Instruction
  • Club Fitting
  • Play Golf of America Participant
  • Welcome to Golf Month

National Awards

  • 2010 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game
  • 2009 PGA President's Council on Growing the Game