Head PGA Professional
Dan is excited to become part of the team at Buffalo Golf Club and brings a wealth of experience to the golf operation. During his 20 years in the golf business, he has worked at both public and private facilities and has served in roles such as Assistant Golf Professional, Director of Outside Operations, Director of Instruction, as well as Head Golf Professional. Some of the clubs Dan has been a part of the professional staff at are Arcola Country Club, Apple Ridge Country Club, Adios Golf Club, The Fox Club, Liberty National Golf Club & Deer Run Golf Club.
Throughout his career Dan is most proud of his work he has done with veteran organizations in particular the Folds Of Honor Foundation. Due to his fundraising efforts and involvement with the veteran community, he was awarded the Patriot Award for the New Jersey PGA in 2019. He has also served as a member of the NJPGA Board of Directors and served as Chairman for the following committees: Junior Golf, Growth of the Game & Special Awards.
Dan is a graduate of the University Of Kentucky and has been married to his wife Dana for 9 years. They have a 7-year-old daughter, Clare and their St. Bernard, Lily, is looking forward to the Buffalo climate. Dan and his family are thrilled to be joining the Buffalo community, the Ashley family knew Buffalo felt like home the second they stepped foot here and are excited to call it home.
Also, Dan is on a quest to run a half marathon in each of the 50 states to raise money for the Folds Of Honor Foundation. The purpose of this Foundation is to provide educational scholarships for the children of our fallen or disabled servicemen and servicewomen. To donate to this great cause, please click HERE.
Lessons are available by appointment. Call the pro shop for pricing - (307) 684-5266.