Meet the Golf Professionals



 

Jeff Avant, PGA
Head Golf Professional

 
Jeff attended and graduated from Methodist College.  He majored in Business Administration with a concentration in Professional Golf Managament. He went to work at Hillandale Golf Course in Durham, NC in 1996.  Hillandale GC was nationally recognized as one of the "top 100 Golf Shops" in the country every year since 1988.   Jeff worked there until July 2005 when he was hired as the Head Golf Professional at Rolling Hills CC.  He became a Class "A" member of the PGA of America in February of 2005.  Jeff and his wife Diane have two children;  Corey and Lindsey.

JAvant@RollingHillsCountryClub.org
 
Jackson Taylor
Assistant Golf Professional
 
Jackson is originally from Wilmington, NC and graduated from Cape Fear Academy in 2008. He attended and graduated from Davidson College in 2012 while majoring in psychology. He was a 4 year member of the varsity golf team and was the team captain during his senior year.  Jackson comes to Rolling Hills Country Club from Wilmington, NC where he has worked as a golf shop assistant at the Country Club of Landfall. He has also served as the head varsity golf coach at Cape Fear Academy from 2014-2016.  He recently passed his Playing Ability Test (PAT) is currently enrolled in the PGA Apprentice Program.