Ned brings over 40 years of experience to Windmill Golf Center. He believes in having a solid foundation of fundaments including the grip, stance and setup prior to swinging the club. He has a basic philosophy of the golf swing but teaches his students individually using what they bring to him.
Before embarking on his full-time career in golf, Ned played golf at Kent State University under coach Herb Page where he was an All-American in 1977. He was the Mid-American Conference Medalist and led his team to the Mid-American Team Championship. He was later inducted into the Kent State Sports Hall of Fame in 2003,
During his successful PGA career, Ned was very active in the Tri-State PGA Section in Pittsburgh where he served on the Board of Directors and Tournament Chairman. His playing career was highlighted by winning the Tri-State PGA Section Championship in 1996 and 2001 along with the Senior PGA Section Championship in 2011. He also participated in the 2010 USGA Senior Open in Seattle, Washington.
1976 Ohio Junior Champion
➢ 1977 Mid American Conference Medalist - Kent State University
➢ 1977 All American - Kent State University
➢ 1996 and 2011 Tri-State Section Champion
➢ 2001 Tri-State PGA Sr. Section Champion
➢ 12 Time Member PGA Palmer Cup Team
➢ Tri-State PGA Board of Directors - 6 Years
➢ 2003 Kent State University Athletic Hall of Fame
➢ 2010 Participant in U.S. Senior Open Championship in Seattle,
➢ Member of Titleist Leadership Advisory Staff and Titleist Staff member for 30 years.