Wyncote has hired PGA professional and instructor;
Tim Brown as their new Director of Golf!
Tim Brown was born near Philadelphia and raised in southern New Jersey. He currently resides in nearby Avondale, with his wife of 19 years, Kim, and 3 children. After spending twelve years in New Orleans, he has returned home to family and friends.
Tim started his professional career in 1991, as an Assistant Golf Professional, at St. Andrews CC in Boca Raton, Florida. St. Andrews was famed for producing great golf instructors, such as Bob Toski, Peter Kostis and the Golf Channel's Martin Hall! Martin and Head Professional John Lubin, another Philadelphia native, tutored Tim on the art and science of golf instruction.
In 1994, Tim was hired as an assistant golf professional by the legendary Tim DeBaufre at the prestigious, Philadelphia Country Club. Quickly establishing a reputation as a solid young teacher; he was asked by Mr. DeBaufre to become the Teaching Professional at PCC! Tim was extremely happy being home and teaching at a great club.
However, shortly after settling in at PCC, he received a call from Martin Hall, and was offered a chance to work for the Nicklaus/Flick golf schools; where he flourished as a full time member of the Nicklaus/Flick Team.
In 2000, he became the Director of Instruction at the Jack Nicklaus designed English Turn Golf and Country Club, in New Orleans, where he stayed until Hurricane Katrina 2005. During that difficult time, Tim took the Head Professional position, at the RTJ designed, Timberlane CC and continued on with his own golf Academy.
As a PGA Class “A” Professional; Tim has cultivated a national reputation among his students and peers. He was even ranked by Golf Digest as the “Best Teacher in Louisiana!”
Tim’s lesson technology includes; Swinguru, Flightscope 3D - X2 launch monitor, Tomi Putting Analysis, Casio high speed cameras and V1 golf video software.
Here are a few of Tim’s credentials:
2013 Certified Putting Zone Instructor
2012 GSPGA Player Development Award Winner
2009 Golf Digest ranked #1 Teacher in the State
2007 GSPGA “Teacher of the Year” Award Winner
2004 GSPGA “Teacher of the Year” Award Winner
1999 Nicklaus/Flick Golf School Team Member
1998 Class A PGA Member
Tim is excited to serve Wyncote as Director of Golf; sharing his playing, club fitting, junior development and instruction expertise with everyone!