J.P. Hachey – First Assistant Golf Professional at Bear Creek Golf Club, Denver, Colorado
Jul 2, 2015
J.P. Hachey is a 2009 graduate of Golf Academy of America.
What do you do as PGA Assistant Professional?
Manage day-to-day operations. Caddie Master. Perform all of the club repair. Perform 50% of custom club-fittings. Perform 40% of lessons. Run Junior Camp. Assist in purchasing/merchandising. Responsible for tournament operations. Help train Member Services staff.
How did Golf Academy of America prepare you for your current position?
GAA helped me learn about the golf business, and got my foot in the door in the industry.
What were the biggest influences on your career choice of golf?
My father and my passion for the game.
Tell us about your career accomplishments since graduation.
I've received promotions every year since graduating. I'm a certified club-fitter with several major club manufacturers. I'm currently finishing my Level 2 towards obtaining my PGA Class A membership.
What are your career goals and how do you think your education at Golf Academy of America is helping you achieve them?
My goal is to become Director of Golf at a high-end private facility. GAA helped me get into the business at a high-end private facility.