Bill Mackedon comes from a golfing family, his father was a Head Golf Professional at country clubs for over 35 years. Instilling etiquette, unparalleled service, tradition, and gentlemanly qualities has been a main focus of his tutelage since he was a young boy. His 20 years’ experience has provided him with a well-rounded background in all areas to be successful as a Head Golf Professional. As a PGA Professional his main objective is to provide a first class golfing experience for all members and guests.
As a PGA professional, he realizes the importance of teaching and professionalism to elevate the facilities he is involved with. He worked under world class instructor Craig Harmon at Oak Hill Country Club as Director of Instruction. His main focus over the past 20 years has been growing women’s and junior golf. He has received many awards from the PGA and his most recent one of Youth Player Development for the MET PGA for 2016 is just one he cherishes very fondly.
He has had a very impressive playing career, playing in several PGA Tour events and winning numerous PGA Section events. Bill also won 3 Player of the Year awards and presently holds 3 course records. He plays less tournament golf now and focusing his spare time on teaching, as he has passed his playing torch to his son Gerry. Michele, Gerry and Bill live in the surrounding area and he feels privileged to be the Head Golf Professional at Port Jefferson Country Club.