ABOUT STEVE  /  
RESUME

Objective: Strive to help players of all skill levels achieve their potential and get more enjoyment from the game.  To become a valuable part of a facility that will complement my career as a PGA Professional and allow me to use my expertise to enhance the current operation of the facility.

Strengths: A strong work ethic, enthusiastic attitude, extreme dedication, and excellent communication skills. The understanding of the business from the bottom up and knowing that achieving the finest customer service is always the number one priority.

Professional Class A Member of PGA of America, since August 1996
Standing: Playing Privileges within the Middle Atlantic PGA

Background Highlights:

Completion Players Ability Test
April 92

Completion PGA Business School I
October 92

Completion PGA Business School II
November 95

PGA Membership Interview
July 96

Experience:

November 10 to Present Woody's Golf Range, Herndon, Virginia                            
Director of Instruction, Steve WenPetren Golf Academy 

April 04 to November '10 Sterling Golf Club, Sterling Virginia                                
General Manager/Head Golf Professional

Sterling Golf Club is a forty-year-old Private Country Club complete with an 18-hole golf course, driving range, tennis courts, full restaurant and two Olympic size swimming pools.

March 03 to April 04 Golden Goal Sports, Chantilly, Virginia                          
Consultant  

Golden Goal Sports is a start up business that aims to bring three indoor soccer facilities to Northern Virginia.

November 99 to March 03 IronWood Sports Park, Springfield, Virginia                
General Manager/Director of Instruction

IronWood was a sports complex complete with Golf Academy that opened November 1999.

February 96 to November 99 Marlborough Country Club, Upper Marlboro, Maryland Head Golf Professional/Interim General Manager

Marlborough CC was a semi-private course with 410 members with approximately 37,000 rounds played annually. I served as the Interim General Manager on two different occasions.

June 94 to December 97 Chesapeake Bay Amateur Tour, Columbia, Maryland           
Sole Proprietor

I developed this business in 1994 and sold it in 1997. Twenty golf tournaments a year were played with over 300 participants annually.

April 95 to February 96 Nighthawk Golf Center, Gambrills, Maryland                 
Teaching Professional


March 93 to March 95 University of Maryland Golf Course, College Park, Maryland 
First Assistant/Assistant Golf Coach


August 91 to October 92 Harbourtowne CC & Resort, St. Michaels, Maryland
Assistant Golf Professional

Harbourtowne is an 18-hole upscale resort and private country club with approximately 250 members.
 

June 85 to US Air Force,
December 89 Law Enforcement Specialist

Honorable Discharge 1989

321st Security Squadron
Grand Forks AFB, North Dakota

Elite Honor Guard Squadron
Grand Forks AFB, North Dakota

485th Security Squadron
Florence AB, Belgium

Color Guard
 


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