Pooler, Georgia. (January 11, 2022) – The Club at Savannah Quarters is pleased to welcome Miles Harris as Director of Golf. Harris will oversee all golf operations for the 18-hole private club located in Pooler, Georgia, northwest of Savannah. Harris’ first day in his new role is January 11th.
Harris has 15-plus years of golf industry experience, having most recently served as the head golf professional at Raritan Valley Country Club in New Jersey since 2018. He began his career in golf in 2006 at Cramer Mountain Country Club in his native North Carolina. Prior to Raritan Valley, Harris was the head professional at The Clubs at St. James in Southport, North Carolina from 2015 to 2018. From 2012 through 2015, he was an assistant golf professional and golf instructor at BallenIsles Country Club in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
“Miles has an established history of building and mentoring industry leading teams. He brings a proven foundation for creating a culture with engaged, happy associates all the while consistently providing the highest levels of member service and satisfaction coupled with innovative programs,” said Philip Linaugh, Jr., general manager, The Club at Savannah Quarters. “We welcome Miles with his enthusiasm and ability to enrich the lives of our members, guests and associates.”
Originally from Gastonia, North Carolina, Harris is a graduate of Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. He is a Class-A Member of the PGA of America and regularly competes in PGA section and chapter tournaments. Harris is married to wife, Carolina, and they have a son named Noah.
The Club at Savannah Quarters’ 18-hole Norman Signature Course is the quintessential southern golf course. Playable year-round and voted “Best Golf Course in Savannah” by Savannah Morning News, the picturesque 7,066-yard, par-72 course weaves through lagoons, natural areas, and groves of towering cypress and live oak trees. The signature 15th hole, offers a unique island green overlooking a peaceful lagoon.
The Club at Savannah Quarters is located within the beautiful Savannah Quarters master-planned community, about 12 miles from historic Savannah. The Savannah Quarters community is an alluring sanctuary offering a modern, active recreational lifestyle, combined with traditional Southern-style living. Beautiful homes, built by some of the area’s best builders create a wide variety of new-home neighborhoods, and lush, well-groomed landscaping provide the perfect Lowcountry setting.
In addition to golf, the club features two interconnected pools, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and Har-Tru tennis courts provide multiple options for an active lifestyle. Award-winning fine dining and excellent, consistently gracious Southern service enhance the Savanah Quarters living experience.
The Club at Savannah Quarters is a Troon Privé-managed club. For more information on The Club at Savannah Quarters, visit www.savannahquarters.com or call 912-450-2288.
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