AT CONCORDIA GOLF CLUB
Meet Your New Pro
Kenneth M. Pridgen, Jr.,
Ken is a true ambassador to the game of golf and has been in the golf industry for most of his life. He earned his membership and credentials from the Professional Golfers Association, the PGA in 1995.
Ken grew up in Hunterdon County working at Beaver Brook Country Club as a caddie and at Fiddlers Elbow Country Club as a locker room attendant. He Graduated from New Mexico State University in 1993 with a Bachelors degree in Marketing and Professional Golf Management.
His most recent positions were Head Golf Professional at Suneagles Golf Club in Eatontown, NJ and prior to that, Head Golf Professional at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, NJ.
Ken is an accomplished golfer having qualified for 3 national championships and winning several one-day events in the New Jersey Section PGA.
Ken is married to his wife, Kerry and they have 3 children, Justin, Garrett, and Madison.
Ken is available for private golf lessons. Stop by the pro shop and say hello.
Chris returns back to his roots at the Concordia Golf Club. While attending Coastal Carolina College in Myrtle Beach, SC, he worked the summers doing bags and carts at the club. Upon graduation, he officially started his golf career by becoming the Assistant Golf Professional at Concordia. He has spent the past 23 years at the Bella Vista Country Club in Marlboro, N.J. as the assistant pro for 6 years and then as the PGA Head Golf Professional for 17 years as well as the General Manager for one year.
Chris has been teaching students of all ages and skill levels for over 25 years. He earned his PGA Membership in 2001. He is available for individual lessons and group lessons as well as on the course playing lessons. You can call the Pro-shop to schedule a lesson and start your way to a better and more enjoyable golf game.