Meredith Conlon comes to Austin from Houston. Meredith has experienced the golf industry at many levels: She has been playing since she was 8 years old- she has played at the collegiate level- and she is currently an apprentice in the PGA program. Meredith will be an immediate asset to the First Tee program as well as the Harvey Penick Golf Campus with her positive attitude and the desire she has to watch people advance in the game of golf. As Meredith would say, “I enjoy teaching others the game of golf and to see them apply it on the course and in practice. The most exciting part is to see a smile on their faces when their practice pays off.
Director of Instruction
Michael comes to Austin from Tennessee with an extensive background in youth development, including work with First Tee chapters in Nashville and North Florida. Michael has experienced the golf industry at virtually every level: as an amateur and a collegiate player at Auburn – as an intern in the prestigious USGA Boatwright Program – as a professional player with seven tournament wins – as a head high school girls coach with a state runner up finish and college assistant coach – as a recruitment coach for NCSA helping golfers to play at the next level– and as a teacher of all levels of players. Michael will be an immediate asset to the First Tee program with his positive attitude and his intense desire to aid others. As put by Michael, “I have always had a passion for helping people, especially our youth.
15 years of teaching experience and U.S. kid golf certified coach.