Golf Pros

Katrina Howard

Katrina is an LPGA teaching professional and has been playing golf since she was seven years old. Katrina is currently the Director of Instruction at Topgolf. Katrina grew up in Edison and was a multi-sport athlete being all state in softball and soccer in high school. Katrina loves everything active and has a wide range of knowledge on sports, fitness, and health. As far as her teaching style goes, she is great at taking what you already know through previous sports experience and transferring it over to golf. Katrina loves teaching beginners as well, her biggest passion is introducing new people to the game.

Her previous experience includes being a head golf professional at Bella Vista Country Club along with fitness director/assistant pro at Haworth Country Club. Katrina's philosophy is to get you out of your mind and into your body. With her TPI and NASM certifications she has a great understanding for biomechanics and couples that with golf psychology to give you holistic coaching experience.

Rate: $140/hour ($40 to reserve The Golf Den and $100 to be paid at the time of the lesson.)

Jesse Bevilacqua

Jesse is currently the Lead Assistant Golf Professional at Metedeconk National Golf Club. A graduate of the Penn State PGA Golf Management Program, Jesse has since earned his Class A Membership with the PGA of America.

Growing up in the Red Bank area, Jesse played Ice Hockey and Baseball until he picked up golf at the age of 15. Jesse has previously worked at nearby Beacon Hill Country Club, The Club at 3 Creek in Jackson Hole, WY and is finishing his second Season at Metedeconk.

A believer in "teaching the person in front of you", Jesse has worked under many well-respected names in the teaching realm of the golf industry.

"My goal is to promote the game of golf in a fun & inclusive environment for everyone."