Meet the Staff
Shawn Koch, PGA
Director of Instruction
Serving since 2010
Shawn has been at The Country Club of the South for over ten years. His all encompassing guide to performance golf has been one of his greatest accomplishments. He was named 2008, 2010, and 2019 Georgia PGA North Chapter Teacher of Year. Shawn’s goal is to work on progression not perfection. With an accomplished competitive career, he has been able to apply his own experience on the course to the lesson tee. Shawn serves on multiple committees including the ClubCorp Golf Academy, where the development of golf programming and instructor certification across ClubCorp worldwide is established. Shawn lives in the area with his wife Megan and two children Phoebe and Jack.
David Potts, PGA
Director of Player Development
Serving since 2008
David is a native of Georgia. He was a 4-year letterman for the University of Georgia Men’s Golf Team receiving All-SEC honors and team MVP in 1995. After graduating from UGA, he spent four years playing professionally. In 2001, he began his golf teaching career. In 2008, he was hired as a Teaching Professional at The Country Club of the South. David enjoys working with CCS members as well as developing many junior players and collegiate golfers from the local area. He also works with the Oglethorpe Men’s Golf Team, helping them win two National Championships in recent years.
Evan Sliger, PGA
First Assistant Golf Professional
Serving since 2015
Evan is originally from Cincinnati, Ohio. He studied PGA Golf Management at Eastern Kentucky University and graduated in 2015 followed by joining the team at The Country Club of the South. He was elected to PGA of America in June 2016. Evan married his beautiful wife Betsy in 2017 and they currently live in Roswell.
Private Events Director
Serving since 2005
Britney was born and raised in Atlanta. She graduated from the University of Colorado-Boulder. She has been at The Country Club of the South for almost 15 years, starting as the Member Relations Director then changing roles to the Private Events Director. She loves working with the members to create their magic moments and milestone events perfect! She lives in Roswell with her husband, Rob and big baby Riley, her St. Bernard.
Assistant Golf Professional
Serving since 2015
Samantha was born and raised in Brockton, Massachusetts. She earned a degree in Sport Management at Ithaca College in 2013, where she also played collegiate golf. She started her career as an Assistant Golf Pro at the Harmon Club in Rockland, Massachusetts. After graduating college, Samantha moved to Atlanta and worked at Heritage Golf Links as an Assistant Golf Pro. Samantha joined ClubCorp in 2015 as an Assistant Golf Pro at Northwood Country Club later becoming the Head Golf Professional in 2018. Samantha received ClubCorp’s National Rising Star award in 2018 and joined the team at CCS in 2019 as an Assistant Golf Pro. She is currently a PGA Associate and a U.S. Kids Golf Certified Coach.
Assistant Golf Professional | Junior Golf Leader
Serving since 2019
Patrick joined The Country Club of the South team in 2019 as the Junior Golf Leader. He was the Captain of the 2017 and 2019 PGA Junior League National Champions. Patrick was named the 2019 PGA Assistant Golf Professional of the Year for the North Georgia Chapter . He is also US Kids Golf Coach Certified and loves teaching juniors a love of golf and how to better develop their game. Patrick married his wife, Melania in 2019 and they live in the area.
Golf Course Superintendent
Serving since 2019
Chandler's career started 40 years ago in his hometown, working at The Augusta National. He's worked all over the United States, building & maintaining golf courses, most recently serving as the Director of Agronomy over 4 different courses at The Hills of Lakeway. He's thankful for the position here at Country Club of the South, as it has allowed him to live closer to home with his family & grandchildren.