Ridgefields Golf Instructor
Patty teaches youth and adult lessons. She also provides clinics and programs for members.
Patty learned to play golf at the age of 14. She quickly learned to love competing and later earned her degree and played college golf at Franklin College in Franklin, IN. While playing golf for Franklin the team qualified for the NCAA Division III National Championship all four years she was on the team. Her junior year she finished fifth individually and third individually her senior year.
After college Patty pursued her dream of playing golf professionally and competed on the Symetra Tour for three years. Since leaving the Symetra Tour she has earned her Class A PGA status and for the last nine years has been an assistant golf professional at Gulf Harbour Yacht & Country Club in Fort Myers, FL.
While at Gulf Harbour Patty worked extensively with junior golfers through private lessons, The First Tee, and LPGA-USGA Girls Golf. It was through programs like this that Patty got her start in the game, it drives her passion for teaching kids.
In addition to junior golfers Patty loves to teach adults of all skill levels. She embraces a teaching philosophy that encompasses all aspects of the game; putting, short game, full swing and the ever-so-important mental game.
Patty grew up in Cincinnati and has lived in Florida for the past 12 and a half years. Last summer she met her fiancé, Brian Eiselstein, of Kingsport.
To schedule a lesson or get more information, contact Patty at 423-392-8373 (Member Center) or 513-460-9599 (mobile).