MEET THE STAFF
Kevin Syring - Head PGA Professional
appliedgolf Management is pleased to announce Kevin Syring, PGA Professional as your new Head Golf Professional at Peddie Golf Club, effective February 1.
Kevin comes to us with over 25 years as a Head Golf Professional at two of the top courses in northern New Jersey. He was Head Professional at Suburban Golf Club in Union, New Jersey from 1990-2000, and Head Professional at Alpine Country Club in Demarest from 2000-2017.
During that time, Kevin was named NJPGA Golf Professional of the Year (1996) and twice named NJPGA Merchandiser of the Year (2002, 2016) for Private Clubs.
As a player, Kevin has been runner-up in the NJPGA Section Championship (1994) and the NPGA Senior Championship (2012). He has also competed in several National Championships.
Kevin is very excited to help improve all aspects of the golf operation at Peddie and raise the level of the golf experience for members and guests. He will be around the club daily as the construction continues and is currently addressing staff and pro shop needs.
Kevin currently lives in Belleville, New Jersey with his wife Lorraine. They have three grown children, Kelly, Kaitlin and Daniel as well as a 20 month old grandson, Patrick.
Stop by and say hello to Kevin when you are at the club. He is very much looking forward to meeting all the members and looks forward to a great 2020 golf season.
Tyler Paquette - Assistant Golf Professional
Tyler was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut with his family settling in Monroe, New Jersey, a short drive from The Peddie Golf Course and is excited to assume the role of Assistant Golf Professional under Kevin Syring, Head PGA Professional.
Tyler's passion for golf started when he was 8 years old as a Junior golfer at Forsgate Country Club and eventually attending Rowan University and enrolling in the PGA of America PGM Program, the national training ground for future PGA Golf Professionals. Over the past 6 seasons, Tyler has continued his professional education and experience at Knob Hill Golf Club in Manalapan, New Jersey spending his last 3 years as the Assistant Golf Professional. He has extensive knowledge of all golf operations with a specific focus on running member events, corporate outings as well as providing great customer service.
As Tyler draws closer to achieving his Class A PGA status, he brings a wealth of experience and energy to The Peddie Golf Club.
Tyler has significant family roots in the Boston area and, although he has an unwavering devotion to the New England Patriots, his heart belongs to his dog, Maddie!
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.