Brendan Hood PGA First Assistant at Kiawah Island Golf Resort
Aug 8, 2013
Education: Golf Academy of America in Myrtle Beach, Class of December 2008
How did you achieve your current position? Prior to joining Kiawah Island Golf Resort, I held positions at Wild Dunes Resort, PUNTACANA Resort &Club in the Dominican Republic, and Tidewater Golf Plantation. I obtained PGA membership in January 2010 while at Tidewater.
What were the biggest influences on your career choice of golf? My father is also an accomplished PGA Professional, so he is my biggest influence.
How did Golf Academy of America help you to achieve your goals? The Golf Academy will help you get through your Level 1 PGA PGM work.
What advice would you give those wanting to get into the golf business? My advice is to get your PGA Membership as quickly as possible if you're looking to get a good job.
Are you currently a PGA member or seeking PGA membership? Yes. I have been a member since 2010.