We are thrilled to announce Matthew Hillier as the Head Golf Professional for The Aquidneck Club. With the rapid growth of the club and in preparation for the future, we have added this new position to work in partnership with our Director of Golf Ed Kirby in the leadership of the Golf Department.
Matt comes to us directly from New Jersey’s esteemed Pine Valley Golf Club where he has held the title of First Assistant Professional since 2016, and previously as a rising talent through a number of top club’s in Florida and the North East, including The Fisher Island Club and The Club at Old Cypress in Naples.
A graduate from Florida Gulf Coast University, Matt completed his degree in Professional Golf Management in 2011. As a Class A PGA professional Matt is strong leader, talented merchandiser, experienced instructor and tournament coordinator, and an accomplished player.
Matt will be responsible for the day to day management of the golf department, including personnel management, outside and golf shop operations and tournament coordination. He brings his professional expertise and unique perspective to an already thriving team. With the addition of Matthew to the team, we are confident The Aquidneck Club is on its way to creating one of the finest golf programs in the country.
Matthew and his wife Jennifer are relocating from Pennsylvania in the new year to Rhode Island and will join the golf team for the 2020 season. Please join us in extending a warm welcome to Matthew and Jennifer as they join the Aquidneck family.