ABOUT MATT

Matt’s Biography

Born: Somers Point, NJ. From Linwood, NJ. Currently resides in Margate, NJ

Education:

• St. Augustine Preparatory School, Richland, NJ 1984
• LaSalle University, Philadelphia, PA, BA in English 1995
• Elected to PGA Membership, June 2001

Experience:

• Teaching golf for over 20 years. Given over 20,000 lessons
• Owner and Director of Instruction Matt Callaghan Golf Academy located at Twisted Dune Golf Club in Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Past Experience: 

• Owner and Director of Instruction Matt Callaghan Golf Academy located at Harbor Pines Golf Club Egg Harbor Township, NJ
• Instructor at Bob Lennon Golf and Learning Center located at Blue Heron Pines Golf Club Galloway Township, NJ
• Assistant Golf Professional Linwood Country Club in Linwood, NJ

Accomplishments:

• Instructed numerous club champions in tri-state area.
• Instructed leading Jr. Golfers in Philly Junior Tour, AJGA, IJGT and leading South Jersey and Pennsylvania High School golfers.
• Instructed 2 National Long Drive Champions
• Started Arc of Atlantic county Golf Program
• Arc Of Atlantic County, Board Member 2005-2006
• Special Olympics Coach 2002-Present
• Honored as Volunteer Star Arc of Atlantic County 50th Anniversary, March 2011
• Started Arc of Atlantic County Golf Program
• 14 Comcast Sportsnet Better Golf segments
• Staff Writer Casino Connection Magazine, 2008
• Coached Middle School Golf Team 2008-2011. Champions 2009, 2011