Mike Areddy has been a PGA Golf Professional since 1984 and has been teaching golf since 1979. He was named Michigan’s PGA Club Professional of the year in 2008, Assistant of the year in 1989 and was a Bill Strausbaugh award winner in 2010. Mike has taught golf to golfers of all levels from beginning players to the club champions, high school players and college level player.
Mike spent 29 years as the Head Golf Professional at Travis Pointe Country Club, 7 years as an Assistant Professional at Franklin Hills Country Club and 5 years as an Assistant Professional at Pine Lake Country Club.
Mike’s goal is to continue promoting the game and helping people become better golfers so they can enjoy the sport. He believes that if you are having fun, you will play more! Mike Areddy
Dave Gardner has been a PGA Professional since 1986 and began teaching golfers of all levels of ability in 1984.
Dave’s first Club Professional position was at Shannopin Country Club in Pittsburgh PA from 1986 – 2000. Dave taught all levels of golfers at Shannopin CC, including some sports athletes from Pittsburgh’s pro sports teams. Dave also spent 5 years as a Golf Professional at Montour Heights Country Club in Coraopolis PA, where he continued to instruct club members at this Pete Dye Design Course.
Upon relocating to Michigan, Dave taught various Golf Schools, Junior Golf, and individual lessons at Oak Pointe Country Club. Lastly, Dave also spent several seasons working for Mike Areddy at Travis Pointe Country Club.
Dave enjoys assisting individuals improve their game, through a process designed to help students, gain applicable knowledge, enjoy the game and have more fun. Dave Gardner