Meet the Staff

Matt Baran

Role: Head Golf Professional
Serving Since: 2018
Phone Number: 508.428.6800 x4303
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Matt is entering his second season as Head Golf Professional at The Ridge Club. He comes to us from Oyster Harbors, where he spent ten years as an Assistant Golf Professional. Matt graduated from Salem State College and then went on to finish his PGM schooling. Matt grew up in Western Massachusetts but now resides in Osterville with his wife Catherine and three children, Madison (11), Savannah (6), and Wesley (4). Matt has also worked at Old Marsh GC, Pine Tree GC, and Seminole GC.  When not at the club, Matt enjoys spending time with his family. Matt’s career highlights/achievements include being voted Top 50 US Kids Teacher, competing in two NCAA National Championships, and becoming a 3-time All-American.

Eric Harbilas

Role: Assistant Golf Professional
Serving Since: 2019
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Eric is entering his first season at The Ridge Club. Eric comes to us from Willowbend, where he spent the last two seasons as First Assistant Golf Professional. Before Willowbend, Eric spent four seasons at New Seabury running golf tournaments. Eric is passionate about teaching the game of golf and fitting players into the clubs that best suit their individual needs. Eric is originally from Westchester, NY, but now resides in Marstons Mills. Eric’s greatest achievement is his son EJ. When not at the club, Eric enjoys learning about the game of golf, baseball, and spending time with his family.

Bob Travers

Role: Director of Outside Services/Caddie Master
Serving Since: 2018
Phone Number: 508.428.6800 x4306
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Bob is entering his 15th season at The Ridge Club. Bob grew up in the golf business, learning from his father, who was the Golf Professional at Walpole Country Club. As an adult, Bob has been involved in junior golf as the varsity golf coach at Newton South High School and is currently the Sandwich High School Boys JV and Girls Golf coach. Bob has mentored many of the boys and girls here at The Ridge Club into young adults through the successful caddie program and outside operations. When Bob is away from the club, he likes to spend time with his best friend, Winnie! We are all extremely fortunate to have Bob, a part of this team!

Steve Duprey

Role: Locker Room & Club Services
Serving Since: 2019

We are excited to have Steve back a part of our Golf staff! He is originally from Quincy, MA, but currently resides in Weymouth. He is looking to move back to the Cape as he cherished his ten years living in Mashpee. Steve is married with six children and passionate about golf since his early days as a high school and college player. He comes to us from Waverly Oaks in Plymouth, where he worked in many areas of the golf department, including Director of Golf. Before golf, Steve helped with the creation/development of  When not working, Steve enjoys learning about Wine and assisting the elderly, homeless, and less privileged. Steve is ready to go the extra mile for our members!