Our Team

Steve Soriano

Role: PGA Regional Manager
Serving Since: 2015
Phone Number: 678.469.8136
Email Steve Soriano

Joe Dente

Role: Club Manager | Braelinn
Serving Since: 0000
Email Joe Dente

Kevin Bickert

Role: Club Manager | Whitewater Creek
Serving Since: 0000
Email Kevin Bickert

Rick Baumgartner

Role: Club Manager | Flat Creek
Serving Since: 2017
Phone Number: 770.487.8140 x7
Email Rick Baumgartner

Mitchell Attaway

Role: Membership Director
Serving Since: 2018
Phone Number: 678.544.4546

Brandy Wingate

Role: Membership Director
Serving Since: 2019
Phone Number: 770.668.6504
Email Brandy Wingate

Christina Colantonio

Role: Member Relations Director
Serving Since: 2019
Email Christina Colantonio

Chris Knobloch

Role: Director of Instruction
Serving Since: 2014
Phone Number: 770.402.8749
Email Chris Knobloch

One of America’s Junior Golf Leaders is coaching in Peachtree City, GA  @ Braelinn Golf Club.

USKIDS Golf awarded Chris Knobloch their Top 50 Master Kids Teacher status in 2011 & 2017 Georgia’s Youth Development Leader. Chris brings his energy, enthusiasm and colorful style to every lesson/program with a continual desire to see his students improve. A mix of GAME based Learning Experience, creating a PLAYful Atmosphere, using TECHnology to Entertain and Educate along with his hands-on coaching has impacted thousands of golfers of all ages. Chris has been playing golf for over 40 years and teaching kids since 1987.

Awards & Certifications

  • 2019 GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game  Teaching Professional
  • 2017 Georgia PGA Youth Development Leader
  • 2008 Georgia PGA Growth of the Game Professional
  • 27 Year PGA Member
  • Discover Golf Coach & Ambassador
  • 2011 USKIDS Golf TOP 50 Master Kids Teacher
  • 2008, 2009, 2010 USKIDS Golf TOP 50 Kids Teacher
  • USKIDS Golf Certified Coach – 1st Class of Certified Coaches
  • TATHATA GOLF Movement Specialist
  • TPI Golf – Junior Coach Certified Level 3
  • SNAG Certified Coach
  • Flightscope, BodiTrak, Blast Motion, SAMPutt Lab Certified
  • Plane Truth – Level 1 Instructor
  • ClubCorp Rising Star Award – 2016, 2017 - Super Star Award 2018
  • Video Interview of Chris 

Program Information at JuniorGolf365.com or Text Chris @ 770.402.8749

Michael Pater

Role: Head Golf Professional | Braelinn
Serving Since: 0000
Email Michael Pater

Mark Owen

Role: Head Golf Professional | Flat Creek
Serving Since: 0000
Email Mark Owen

Shane Haney

Role: Head Golf Professional | Planterra Ridge
Serving Since: 0000
Email Shane Haney