Ipswich Country Club
Meet the Golf Staff
|Role:||Director of Golf|
Dan Joined the Ipswich golf staff for the 2011 season as the First Assistant Golf Professional under the previous Director of Golf and now General Manager, Travis Hall. His career in the golf business started like many area professionals as a local caddie. Over the past 20 years Dan has refined his abilities at many of the area’s finest Clubs as an assistant professional including Winchester, Kernwood, Bellevue and Bass Rocks Country Clubs. He also has previous Head Professional experience having served as such at both Bass Rocks Country Club and Mt. Hood Golf Course.
Dan is also one of the New England Section’s finest players. In his college days he played on the Salem State University team that finished 2nd in the Division III Nationals. His professional playing accomplishments include being the first recipient of the New England Assistants Association’s Ben Boyd Player of the Year Award as well as winning the esteemed Hudson Cup in three different decades. On a national scene, Dan has twice qualified for the 2nd Stage of U.S. Open Qualifying, the most recent of which was in 2012.
Dan is a model of professionalism and truly has a gift for enhancing the enjoyment of the game of golf for our Members. Originally from Melrose, MA, Dan currently resides in Manchester-by-the-Sea where he enjoys fishing, golfing and donating his time to Junior Golf.