Meet the Golf Staff

Jim Farrell

Role: Director of Golf
Serving Since: 2017
Phone Number: 631.499.5200

Jim is a PGA Class “A” Member who brings over 25 years of experience in the golf industry to The Hamlet.  Born and raised in Syosset NY, Jim went to Long Island Lutheran HS and later graduated college from Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, Kansas.  There, Jim met his wife Amy and today have three children. James, Patrick and Natalie.

Jim got his start in the golf industry at The Town of Oyster Bay Golf Club in 1990 and then went back to Kansas where he worked as an assistant at Mission Hills and Blue Hills Country Clubs.  In 2000, Jim began a seven-year career as the Head Golf Professional at Oakwood CC, a private club located in Kansas City, MO.  In 2007, Jim moved back to the Island where he took on the position as the Head Golf Professional at Muttontown CC until 2009.  Recently, Jim has been the Director of Instruction / First Assistant at The Creek Club in Locust Valley.

Jim is an accomplished teacher, merchandiser & tournament coordinator who has served on the Midwest Section PGA Board of Directors, the Metropolitan PGA Section Assistants Board and has been the Midwest Section Tournament Chairman.  Jim is also an accomplished player who most recently won the Long Island Open in 2015.  Jim has been recognized both locally and nationally as an accomplished club-fitter and in 2004 was named Callaway Golf’s “Golf Professional of the year.”