MEET THE PAYNE STEWART TEAM
PAYNE STEWART KIDS GOLF FOUNDATION BOARD
Founder / Chief Executive Officer / Head Coach / Board Chair
Kelly McCammon is the founder and CEO of the Payne Stewart Kids Golf Foundation. A past PGA professional and former CEO of ShortGolf USA, Kelly has trained over 500 golf professionals, PE teachers and park administrators on how to start, teach and retain new learners to the game of golf. He has participated on panels for the National Golf Course Owners Association, LPGA, PGA sections, International Network of Golf, Crittenden, Association of Health and Physical Education, National Recreation and Park Association, YMCA, and numerous sporting related groups.
PGA Master Professional / PGA Board of Directors / Vice President NGCOA / Course Owner
Cathy Harbin, a Class A member of the PGA of America and a PGA Master Professional, recently was appointed to the board of the Payne Stewart Kids Golf Foundation. Cathy also is a member the PGA Board of Directors as its second only At-Large Director. With over 25 years as an operator in the golf business, including 12 years managing the World Golf Village golf courses, Cathy has perfected training and operational systems that create a consistent world class experience along with sustainable profits. Additionally, she is a member of the LPGA and Vice President of the National Golf Course Owners Association.
CFO – Management Consulting & Advisory / CFO Outsourcing / Capital Sourcing
Stephen McGrory is CFO of the Payne Stewart Kids Golf Foundation with 25+ combined years of military experience and business leadership as an accomplished and recognized hands-on executive guiding individuals, business units and organizations toward optimal, purpose driven, performance. A passion for, and track record of, achieving superior organizational results while concurrently managing the personal and professional objectives of direct reports and subordinates.
TEAM PAYNE STEWART
KIDS GOLF FOUNDATION AND GOLF EXPERIENCES
Founder & Head Coach
Kelly is the founder and visionary for the group. He is responsible for the overall strategy, direction, and strategic relationships. As a PGA golf professional with over 25 years of leadership and golf experience, Kelly is a natural connector with relationships built throughout the country. His knowledge in golf and sport, commercial real estate development, business development and strategic planning for small cap companies bring wide expertise to the organization.
JIMMIE B Strong,
Legal Counsel & Advisory Coach
Jimmie is our legal counsel and advisor in all areas of corporate and non-profit structure including Regulatory Compliance. He is a partner and founder of ESQ Agency, a sports and entertainment agency that represents athletes in the NFL, MLB, and MLS, as well as e-sports stars, screenwriters, directors, and producers. Jimmie’s expertise is a valuable asset to the organization.
Strategy & Advisory Coach
In the same manner Caz founded upward sports to be the world’s largest Christian sports league for young athletes, he is helping to create a similar model for youth golf. Caz’s 25 years of experience in sports, recreation, youth ministry and executive leadership help to direct our overall strategy and connecting our golf learning experiences with the thousands of churches.
COO/CMO & Development Coach
Dan is an original investor, co-developer and Chief Marketing Officer. He has a unique blend of executive team leadership in consumer products, golf manufacturing, and church ministry. He is responsible for directing and implementing the brand vision; golf learning product development, and all marketing & customer touch point communication strategies.
CFO & Strength Coach
Stephen is an original investor and financial visionary. He is responsible for strategic planning, forecasting, cash flow management, financial reporting, tax / risk management and professional/personal development of staff. As a military veteran, Steve embraces working with kids and providing opportunities for them to experience life in a different way.
Director, Programming | Partner Support & Partner Care Coach
Colby is one of the original team members helping to drive the Payne Stewart Golf Camps vision and strategy. He is responsible for developing and implementing golf camp curriculum, locations partnerships, leader training, and on-going church and college campus programming, partnerships, and recruiting.
Director Partner Sales | Development & Partner Care Coach
Nick manages our sales and customer care experience as he builds relationships with our partners. Nick’s background in Sports management and Customer Care with the Denver Broncos, Kroenke Sports & Entertainment (Colorado Avalanche), and Medicus Healthcare Solutions brings a wide variety of experience in achieving Customer satisfaction.
Master Visionary & Creative Coach
Wally is a professional golfer driven by faith and love for the game. Since leaving the PGA Tour in 1984 Wally has participated in over 500 teaching and speaking events. Wally is responsible for helping the team focus on effective teaching and training techniques. His connections in the industry also make him the perfect ambassador for fundraising and networking.
April is our go-to person in multiple areas including Human Resources, Administrative support and special projects. She brings positive energy, common sense and organization to any conversation. April’s human resource and administrative experience helps tackle high-priority and time-sensitive projects.
Vice President & Creative Solutions Coach
Connie handles our logistics and fulfillment needs. Her 35 years of experience in supply chain brings insight into inventory and order management. Connie’s passion is to ensure that our solutions for Partners builds the best customer and golf experience.