PGA Head Golf Professional
Ryan M. Ramirez
Ryan comes to us from Quail Valley Golf & River Club in Vero Beach, Florida where he was, most recently, the Lead Assistant PGA Class A Golf Professional under highly respected Director of Golf, Don Meadows, who is also the current President of the PGA’s South Florida Section.
A Louisiana native and a graduate of Louisiana State University with a B.S. in Sports Administration, Ryan started his professional golf career at The University Club in Baton Rouge, LA, followed by a two year stint at The Long Bay Club in Longs, SC before heading to Quail Valley in 2014. During his tenure at Quail Valley, Ryan spent the summer seasons working under the direction and tutelage of National Bill Strausbaugh award winner, Dennis Satyshur, at the exclusive Caves Valley Golf Club in Owings Mills, MD before accepting the year round position as Lead Assistant Golf Professional at Quail Valley.
Ryan is well versed in all golf operations, which include tournament organization, golf shop operations & merchandising, golf operations software, high computer literacy aptitude, etc., which at this juncture in Crane Watch Club’s young history will be truly beneficial.
PGA Director of Instruction
Rod Curl Jr.
A California native, Rod heads the entire golf instruction department which include member and non-member golf clinics, individual and group golf lessons as well as club-fitting. Rod also represents CWC when playing in PGA & Non-PGA golf tournaments.
Rod is a highly respected golf teacher with a loyal following. Rod learned the game from his famous father Rod Curl Sr. who played the PGA Tour, and once beat Jack Nicklaus by one shot to win the 1974 Colonial National Invitation.