Meet Our Professional Staff

Joe Felder - Head Pro

Enjoying his 29th season at The Griff and recently awarded Metropolitan PGA Professional of the Year, Joe brings his love of the game to The Griff and the lesson tee. Joe has seen more than 750 juniors pass through his acclaimed Junior Golf Program. A number of the area's High School and College stars credit  Joe with their success, both on and off the course. Take a lesson with Joe, and he'll have you "POSING" in no time.  

Patrick Massi - Assistant Pro

The new breed of PGA Professional, Patrick brings his playing and teaching experience to golfers of all levels. Patrick has been at The Griff since his days as a junior, and, under Joe's tutelage, has become a fine player and a finer teacher. A true student of the game, Patrick brings his calm demeanor and "can do" attitude to every lesson. As one woman recently remarked, "If it weren't for Patrick, I would have given up the game. Now I can't wait to tee it up!" 

Mike Wanser - Teaching Pro

Michael comes to The Griff with over 20 years of experience as a teaching professional. He has worked with many of the top 100 teachers in America and has formulated an outstanding teaching philosophy that is based on utilizing a student's athleticism and instincts. His philosophy incorporates a balance of proper full swing mechanics, development of an efficient short game, fitness training, and sports psychology. Michael's students have shown tremendous improvement in their overall game and have gone on to winning club championships, junior, collegiate, and professional.