Chad Sullivan - First Assistant Golf Professional at TPC Myrtle Beach, Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
Feb 26, 2015
Chad Sullivan is a 2013 Graduate of Golf Academy of America
What do you do as First Assistant Golf Professional?
I assist in the management of golf operations at a Golf Digest 5-Star facility.
How did Golf Academy of America prepare you for your current position?
The curriculum at GAA helped prepare me for day-to-day operations very well. Many of the classes were helpful and gave great insight into what will be needed to complete your PGA Apprenticeship.
What were the biggest influences on your career choice of golf?
My father introduced me to the game very early and I will always thank him for that. I remember getting bit by the golf bug and I hope that I can help others feel the same passion for the game.
Tell us about your career accomplishments since graduation.
I took an Assistant Professional job at True Blue Golf Club after graduation and gained fantastic experience there. Then I accepted the First Assistant Professional position at TPC Myrtle Beach, passed the PAT and began my PGA Apprenticeship.
What are your career goals and how do you think your education at Golf Academy of America is helping you achieve them?
I believe that Golf Academy of America gave me a good hand in completing my goals to become a successful leader in the PGA community.