MEET THE STAFF

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Mark Mazzola - Head PGA Professional

 

Mark started his golf career in 2001 at the Philadelphia Cricket Club. He spent the next 4 years learning to master tournament planning and execution.

In 2006, Mark moved to Trenton Country Club as a First Assistant. Working with a 40-year veteran, Head Golf Professional, Dennis Milne, he was able to gain the interpersonal skills to manage a country club. In 2007, he moved to Makefield Highlands Golf Club and began a rigorous teaching program that elevated to being over 200 students in the first season. In 2010 Mark moved to Forsgate Country Club as the Head Golf Professional and used his tournament expertise and teaching skills for the next 6 years making everyday golf an experience for the members.

In 2015, he accepted the Director of Golf position at Shackamaxon Country Club. Over the past 5 years, Mark helped to grow membership at Shackamaxon from 225 members to over 700 members. Mark is bringing his years of knowledge and experience to Peddie Golf Club with excitement and enthusiasm to grow and increase participation in every Club event we offer.

Mark is married to his lovely wife, Amy. They have 3 children ages 17, 14, 12.

 
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Brad Evans - Head Golf Course Superintendent

Brad comes to Peddie Golf Club following very successful campaigns at New Jersey facilities, Copper Hill Country Club, Basking Ridge Country Club and most recently, Hillsborough Golf and Country Club.  Brad attended Rutgers University, initially to study computer science, but his passion for Golf course maintenance flourished while working on the grounds crew at Copper Hill. 

 

Brad altered his studies and transferred to the outstanding Turf Science Department at Rutgers and graduated with a B.S. in Plant Science.

 

In 2003, Brad began his golf management career as an assistant superintendent at Basking Ridge Country Club, spending 12 seasons gaining valuable experience and knowledge, not only in day to day maintenance, but was also involved in major course construction projects including greens, tees, and bunker renovations.  

 

Brad attained the Head Superintendent position at Hillsborough Golf and Country Club in 2015, achieving drastically improved turf conditions and reinvigorating the facility in a short time. 

 

Brad resides in Neshanic Station, New Jersey and is a dedicated husband and father of three children. He enjoys attending his children's sporting events and activities, as well as hiking and traveling to new places with his wife.