Patrick White, PGAPGA Director of Golf
Patrick was born and raised in Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania before attending Penn State University where he graduated in 2008 from their Professional Golf Management Degree. Patrick and his wife Sally were married in September 2011, and they have two children, Teagan Lynn White born on February 19, 2018 and Cooper Reed White born on November 11, 2020.
After his tenure at Penn State, Patrick moved to Indiana to work at Crooked Stick Golf Club. In 2009, Patrick was awarded the Assistant Golf Professional of the Year award for the Indiana PGA Section and served as the Head Golf Professional at Crooked Stick from 2010-2013. Patrick has served as the Head Golf Professional at Woodland Country Club for the past nine seasons.
Patrick serves on the Indiana PGA Board of Directors as Vice President, Indiana Golf Foundation Board, IGA-PGA Board and Penn State PGM Alumni Board as Past President. Patrick's recent accolades include the 2014 Indiana PGA Section Merchandiser of the Year, 2015 Callaway Master Staff Professional of the Year and 2020 Horton Smith Award for the Indiana PGA Section, 2022 Bill Strausbaugh Award for the Indiana PGA Section and 2023 Golf Professional of the Year for the Indiana PGA Section. Prior to Crooked Stick, Patrick worked at Laurel Valley Golf Club, Oakmont Country Club and Seminole Golf Club.
Konnor Kimmel, PGAPGA Head Golf Professional
Konnor was born and raised in Columbus, Indiana. He attended Eastern Kentucky University, where he graduated in 2016 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing with the PGA Golf Management concentration. Konnor and his wife Rachel were married in the fall of 2017 in their hometown of Columbus.
Upon election to PGA Membership, Konnor returned to Woodland as a PGA Assistant Professional in 2017 after completing tenures at Hidden Creek Golf Club, The Gongaware Indiana Junior Golf Academy and Jupiter Hills Club.
In the fall of 2019, Konnor joined the staff of GroveXXIII in Hobe Sound, Florida during the club’s opening. This opportunity exposed Konnor to the experience of working at a completely new facility with a unique membership and daily operation. Konnor gained great experience with golf course setup, handicapping, practice facility design and unique merchandising. Konnor’s additional work experience includes the 2018 and 2019 Masters Tournament Merchandise Operation as well as extensive practice with statistical and game improvement programs working with PGA and Mini Tour Professionals.
As of October 1st, 2021, Konnor started his tenure as our Head Golf Professional. Konnor and Rachel are incredibly excited to be returning to Indiana, especially to be back at Woodland.
|Kyle AyersAssistant Golf Professional|
Kyle is entering his fourth season at Woodland Country Club. He grew up in Logansport, Indiana and worked at Rock Hollow Golf Club for the past five seasons.
Matt SchillerSeasonal Assistant Golf Professional
Matt is entering his third season at Woodland. He grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio where he attended St. Xavier High School. He walked on to the men's golf team at Fordham University and graduated in 2018 with a B.S. in Marketing. He spent the prior two years in advertising.
Golf Professional Staff