New England PGA Employment Consultant
Michael Packard, PGA
Michael Packard, elected to PGA membership in 2006, worked as an assistant golf professional and head professional in the Burlington, Vermont area for more than eight seasons.
In 2004, Packard was hired as Tournaments and Player Development Director for the Connecticut PGA Section. After four years with the Connecticut PGA Section, Packard joined the PGA of America Employment Services Department, helping to pilot the Member Support Specialist (MSS) Program for the New England PGA Section. This program was designed to foster member awareness in various Association programs such as PGA PerformanceTrak and Play Golf America. Packard became a PGA Employment Consultant in the fall of 2009.
Packard graduated from the University of Vermont in 2001 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.
NEPGA.com Employment Section Overview
1.) Facilities will have the opportunity for their PGA member job opening to be listed on the Members Only side of our website. (Simply log into nepga.com using your username and password that you use for www.pgalinks.com to view these openings.)
2.) Head professionals will have the opportunity to list their assistant professional openings on the public side of the website.
3.) Available industry positions will also be able to be listed. ie: Golf Coach, Sales Representative, Retail positions, etc...
The Facility Relations Committee will continue to meet with facilities to assist them in their hiring process of a PGA Professional, and we will continue to help them produce job notices through PGA jobfinder. As a new/additional NEPGA Member benefit, if the facility agrees, we will also list the job opportunity on the member’s only side of the website under the PGA Member tab.
Head Professionals have the opportunity to list any Assistant Professional opening on the public side of the website. All NEPGA Professionals that would like to list an Assistant Professional opening can simply email the positions information to Joan Stuart at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will post the opening until your position is filled.
The New England PGA is committed to providing the best service to our PGA Members. We have a dedicated Facility Relations Committee, and we are very fortunate to have an experienced Employment Consultant in Michael Packard, PGA. Michael is always available to assist NEPGA Members, Apprentices and PGA Facilities with all of your employment needs.
We hope that you will find this service both informative and helpful. Please reach out to Mike Higgins at email@example.com with any questions.