Craigen joined the Heritage family at the beginning of February 2015. Craigen had spent 22 years with the Country Club at Muirfield Village where he was the Director of Golf Through 2011. In 2012, Craigen worked for his friend, Ernie Els, and was the Tournament Events Coordinator for “Els for Autism Golf Challenge.” In that role, he was responsible for the operation of 14 Golf Challenge events throughout the world. Most recently, Criagen was the Head Golf Professional at Riviera Golf Club in Dublin. Craigen is originally from South Africa and attended The Ohio State University where he was a four-year Letterman on the Varsity Golf Team from 1984 through 1987. The team won Big Ten Championships in each of Craigen’s four years. Craigen was a two-time Team Captain and an All-American in 1986 & 1987. Craigen is an accomplished player and a Class A Member of the Professional Golfers’ Association of America.
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With more than 20 years of experience in the golf business, Rod will be entering his 17th year at Heritage Golf Club. He started his career as a PGA apprentice at Harlingen Country Club in Southern Texas, where he was an assistant golf professional for four years. After being elected to membership as a class A PGA Professional into the PGA of America in 1994, Rod moved to Mason, Ohio where he worked for two seasons as the Director of Instruction at the Jack Nicklaus Sports Center. Rods’ strengths include a thorough understanding of the mechanics of the golf swing and the ability to recognize and correct swing faults for golfers of all skill levels. Rod also understands the nuances of playing the game at a high level, because of his four years of Division 1 collegiate golf, at the University of Texas Pan American. Rod uses this combination of knowledge as a player and teacher, to provide a comprehensive package of golf instruction and coaching, to all his students.
Caleb is his in second season at Heritage Golf Club but has a long history of golf knowledge. Caleb grew up with the game of golf, coming from an experienced golfing family of an LPGA golfer, Private Club Owner, and Designer, and well as Club Assistant Superintendent. Caleb has 5 years of experience in the golf industry, starting in 2010. He started as an intern at Muirfield Village for the Memorial Tournament working in Pro Shop Sales under current Heritage General Manager, Bobby Sneed. In 2011, he worked for Gigagolf Inc., a custom club manufacturing company where he assembled and repaired thousands of golf clubs. In 2012-2014 he worked as an Assistant Golf Professional at Riviera Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio where current Heritage Head Golf Professional, Craigen Pappas, was serving as Head Professional. In 2015 Caleb came on to the Heritage staff as an intern and is furthering his career here in the second season as an Assistant Professional. In the process of finishing his Level 1 requirements for the PGA, Caleb takes part in organizing tournaments, club repair, pro shop merchandising, and junior golf clinics. He looks forward to furthering his knowledge to be the best he can be for the business and membership of Heritage Golf Club.
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