Senior Teaching Professional
Director of Elite Junior Development
Patrick has been an Instructor at Kendall Academy since the Spring of 2015. Prior to that Patrick played professionally for 8 years, competing primarily on the NGA Tour (Hooters Tour) and played in events on the Web.com Tour and other mini-tours throughout the country. In the Summer of 2016 Patrick qualified for and played in the US Open at Oakmont Country Club.
Patrick was born and raised in Ann Arbor and played golf locally at Huron High School where he earned All-State Super Team honors in his Senior year and won the Michigan Junior Amateur Match Play Championship.
He went on to play golf at Ball State University in Indiana where he was Captain both his Junior and Senior years and an Academic All-American. Before turning professional at the end of 2006, Patrick won the GAM Championship at Dearborn Country Club.
Patrick now works as the Assistant Golf Coach for the University of Michigan’s Men’s Golf Team. He has learned from top teachers from around the country and brings unique knowledge from his professional playing experience. He has extensive knowledge in all facets of the game from course management, to short game to full swing. Patrick is very gifted in his ability to make complicated seem simple.
PRIVATE LESSON, SENIOR TEACHING PROFESSIONAL:
Individual Private Lessons (50 minutes) would normally involve a video analysis of the students swing or analysis of the area of concern. This would identify where the student is now, determining where the best opportunities for improvement are, and specifics as to how to apply the new concepts.
Cost: $115 Adults / $95 Juniors
30 Minute Lesson: $60 Adult / $50 Junior
LESSON SERIES: Lesson Series are packages of Private Lessons packaged in groups of 5 or 10. There is a savings in purchasing Lessons in Series. Consult with Tom as to how to get the most out of your Lesson Series.
Cost: Series of 5 $460 Adults / $380 Juniors
Series of 10 $850 Adults / $750 Juniors
ELITE JUNIOR DEVELOPMENT COACHING PROGRAM: Contact Patrick Wilkes-Krier for details. firstname.lastname@example.org