Sunriver Resort PGA Professionals Biography's
Kevin Erdman, PGA
Director of Instruction - Sunriver Resort
Originally from Southern California, Kevin's activities growing up were soccer, baseball, surfing, fly-fishing, and camping. It wasn't until later in High School where he found golf. Kevin's game flourished quickly gaining him the honor of being inducted into his High School Hall of Fame. He won two tournaments while playing for Citrus College before transferring to California State University Northridge where he received his Bachelor's Degree in Business Management. From 2006 to 2008 he coached and caddied for his wife on the LPGA Futures Tour. In 2009 he was recognized and asked to be a contestant on the Golf Channel's hit T.V. show the "Big Break." Kevin did well and played his way into the finals of "Big Break Disney Golf." After working at Altadena Golf Course as the Head Professional, Director of Instruction, and lastly Assistant General Manager, Kevin has followed his love for Central Oregon to Sunriver Resort. Kevin has worked with students of all ages and skill levels striving to improve each golfer while making the environment stress-free and fun. He likes keeping things simple, focusing on fundamentals and working on the individuals strengths, instead of trying to shape their swing into something that won't work for them.
Erik Mettille, PGA
Crosswater Head Golf Professional
Erik Mettille developed his passion for golf while growing up in a small town in Wisconsin. His passion led him to attend the University of Nevada Las Vegas where he worked his way through the Professional Golf Management program in pursuit of a career in golf. His final internship lead him to the Crosswater Club and Sunriver Resort in 2009 where he quickly fell in love with all that Central Oregon has to offer. On the lesson tee, Erik enjoys teaching "simple golf". Creating a golf swing that is more repeatable and consistent so that you can spend more time playing golf and less time practicing golf.
Contact Erik at 541-593-3959 or at email@example.com
Chris Points, PGA
Woodlands Head Golf Professional
Chris Points grew up in Eastern Oregon and learned to play golf at a very young age from his family members. Chris enjoyed golf and played in numerous Junior Golf tournaments all over the states of Oregon and Idaho. Chris's favorite memory was winning his Grandfather's Memorial tournament at the age of 13 and every year after until he reached the age of 18. Chris attended Boise State University for two years studying Kinesiology and graduated from Washington State University. After graduation Chris and a friend decided to have a summer of fun working at a golf course before attending Grad School. Well, this summer will be Chris's 14th summer of fun. Since moving to Sunriver, Chris has joined the PGA and has been a Class A member since 2011. Chris enjoys teaching all aspects of the game to all ages and abilities. He prides himself on being able to adapt to and customize every lesson to any individual's needs. Chris is also a certified Nike Club fitter for all of your custom club needs.
Contact Chris at 541-593-3467 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
Amy Pendergast, PGA
Meadows Head Golf Professional
Amy Pendergast learned to play golf while growing up on the Southern Oregon Coast. Her golfing abilities earned her scholarships at Lower Columbia Community College and Portland State University. Her love for sunshine, great golf and outdoor activities brought her and her family to Sunriver Resort in 2013. Through golf instruction Amy is able to share her passion for golf with others.
Contact Amy at 541-593-1000 or at email@example.com
Courtney Erdman, PGA
Assistant Golf Professional - Crosswater
Born and raised in Southern California, Courtney picked up golf at the age of 13. She played all four years on the boys High School golf team. Courtney qualified and played in the U.S. Women's Amateur Championship in 2001 & 2002. California State University Northridge gave her a full ride scholarship where she played for one year before turning professional. From 2006 to 2008 Courtney competed on the LPGA Futures Tour with her top finish coming in 2007 placing T-3 at the United States Steel Golf Classic in Hammond, Indiana. In 2008 she was a contestant on the Golf Channel's hit T.V. show "Big Break Ka'anapali." In 2009 & 2010 Courtney played on the Women's Canadian Tour where her best finish was 2nd at Seymour Country Club in Vancouver. While on tour Courtney also pursed a career as a PGA golf instructor. Courtney is the 2009, 2010, and 2012 Southern California Women's Section Champion. She received the 2012 Women's Player of the Year award. Courtney has had a wonderful playing career but now enjoys giving back to the game by teaching others. Having played at all levels of golf it gives her a combination of playing knowledge and experience of the swing which separates her from the common golf instructor.
Contact Courtney at 541-639-5824 or at firstname.lastname@example.org