Harry D. Hammond, Jr. (Director of Golf) firstname.lastname@example.org
Harry Hammond served as Director of Golf at Whitford Country Club for 38 years. He had an opportunity to join a group of businessmen in purchasing Penn Oaks Golf Club in 2005 in which he currently serves as a partner and Director of Golf. Harry has built his teaching reputation on the success of his Junior Golf program and the hundreds of juniors he has taught over the years. For the last 12 years, he has volunteered to teach a program offered to the children in the Phoenixville area at Meadowbrook Golf Club. This program grew to over 200 participants. He has been recognized by US Kids Golf as their “Top 50 Teachers for junior golf in 2005 and 2009”.
Harry has served the Philadelphia Section of the Professional Golfers Association of America as an officer and committee chair for several years. He currently is the President of the “Greater Philadelphia Sections Junior Golf Foundation”.
Harry was recognized by the Philadelphia Section of the PGA of America with their “Junior Golf Leader” award four times. In 1999, he was recognized by the PGA of America with their “National Award” for Junior Golf. He also has received the Philadelphia Sections “Bill Strausbaugh Award” in 2005 and 2009 which is given to a section professional who has mentored his fellow professionals as well as his involvement within the community. Harry currently serves on the National Junior Golf Committee for the PGA of America.
He is proud to have been a Class A member of The Professional Golfers Association for 47 years and a PGA Master Professional since 1991. The Philadelphia Section of the PGA of America elected Harry into their Hall of Fame in 2001.
The Golf Department can be reached at directly at 610-399-8898.
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