Our Amazing Team
Kristen began her professional golf experience at the top 100 Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, NJ. She then extended her teaching career at Minisceongo Golf Club in Pomona NY. She was promoted to First assistant and manager of teaching development. Kristen instructed and managed the Pro Shop at Minisceongo for almost 10 years before taking some time off to manage her own three children.
Kristen was offered a position at Falkirk Golf Club in early 2011. She has now been with Falkirk Estate and Country Club management for five seasons. She is happy to now be part of the new Wallkill Golf and Hospitality Corporation. Please feel free to stop in the shop and talk with Kristen about setting up a golf outing, golf rules or just to say a simple hello.
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Golf Course Superintendent
Rick’s exposure to the golf course industry began at an early age of fourteen at Enjoie Golf Course. Rick moved forward to continue his formal education and earned an Associate Degree in Applied Science for Turfgrass Management from Stockbridge School of Agriculture at The University of Massachusetts – Amherst.
After, he was employed as Assistant Golf Course Superintendent for one golf season at Rockland Country Club in Sparkill, New York before accepting a position as Assistant Golf Course Superintendent at The Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, New Jersey for Legendary Golf Course Superintendent Ed Walsh, CGCS. There, he developed his turf management and tournament preparation skills over a four year period leading up to hosting the 1990 Unites States Senior Open.
Rick was offered the position of Golf Course Superintendent by the Town of Wallkill in November 1990 to grow-in their new golf course under construction at the time. He has groomed and nurtured the golf course over twenty-four years to become known as one of the best local public golf courses in the Hudson Valley. His mission has always been to provide the best possible playing conditions utilizing all resources available with his courteous professional staff.
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